“No one should die of malignant melanoma” - A. Bernard Ackerman, 1985

Welcome to the
Skin Cancer Institute

The Skin Cancer Institute is an organisation dedicated to reducing unnecessary deaths from skin cancer by improving the availability and delivery of best-practice diagnosis and treatment.

The Skin Cancer Institute focuses on education, recognition and cross-disciplinary coordination, as well as supporting research for skin cancer prevention, screening, diagnosis and management.

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Provide a platform to recognise skin cancer doctors and the broader skin cancer medical community, who have undertaken additional training to ensure best-practice skin cancer services.

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Cross-Disciplinary Coordination

Optimise the capacity of the medical workforce and encourage cross-discipline communication to coordinate optimal care of the patient, including the use of new technologies.

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Increase community awareness, educate non-medical professions in early detection and support medical professionals in best practice diagnosis and treatment.

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Provide funding support to research projects on the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer determined by a multi-disciplinary international Clinical Advisory Panel.

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