Webinar Plus: Dermatology essentials

Key Information

CPD Hours: 16 hours

Course Length: Four weeks

Course Format: A mixture of pre-recorded weekly webinars (which can be reviewed throughout the course), live weekly Q&A sessions with the tutors, online case assessment exercises, supplementary reading material and tutor-moderated online discussion forums

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07 Nov - 04 Dec 22

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The practical advice given was relevant to general first opinion practice where clients are cash strapped

Course Information

Key Areas
  • Diagnostic techniques in dermatology
  • Diagnosis and management of pyoderma and Malassezia dermatitis
  • Diagnosis and management of allergic skin disease
  • Diagnosis and management of otitis
About this course

Do you want to provide the best care for patients (and their owners) with chronic skin and ear disease?

Dermatological cases in small animal practice are common, challenging and often frustrating to manage successfully. This online course will refresh and update your knowledge and understanding of the most common dermatological disorders to enhance your patient management and client communication.

Why do this course?
This course will increase your knowledge and confidence in dealing with chronic skin and ear disease in small animal practice. It will help you to improve your diagnostic skills and to make use of in-house tests that are relevant and practical in small animal clinics. It will update you on responsible use of antimicrobials in patients with recurrent infections and how to spot and deal with those involving multidrug-resistant pathogens. You will get practical tips on how to best to investigate and treat allergic skin disease and otitis and on how to manage owner expectations to improve a successful outcome for your patients.

The webinars for this course will be pre-recorded and can be viewed as recorded versions throughout the course. A live Q&A session with the tutor will run on the following dates at 2pm London time

Live Q&A dates:
Tuesday 8th November
Tuesday 15th November
Tuesday 22nd November
Tuesday 29th November


Professor of Veterinary Dermatology
The Royal Veterinary College

Anke Hendricks, DrMedVet CertVD DipECVD PGCertAP FHEA MRCVS
Associate Professor in Veterinary Dermatology
The Royal Veterinary College

Anette Loeffler, DrMedVet PhD DVD DipECVD MRCVS
Associate Professor of Veterinary Dermatology
The Royal Veterinary College

Katarina Varjonen, MSc DipECVD
Veterinary Dermatologist
Anicura, Stockholm