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

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The Skin Cancer Institute (SCI) has a number of memberships available to support medical and non-medical professionals interested in staying up to date on the latest advances in skin cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment. Membership categories are as follows:

Fellow - Annual Membership $345 

    • Appointment as a Fellow of the Skin Cancer InstituteReceive a certificate that you can place in prime position within your clinic, and a Skin Cancer Institute logo for use on your website and letterhead. Skin Cancer Fellows also receive a Skin Cancer Institute lapel pin.
    • Your name and clinic details will be listed on the Skin Cancer Doctor Finder webpage
    • Entitled to use the post-nominals FSCI in all professional endeavours
    • Enjoy exclusive access to premier skin cancer events, lectures and webinars with world leading experts
    • Access to community engagement and patient resources
    • Keep up to date with our quarterly e-newsletter
    • Receive discounts to all Skin Cancer Institute eventsEnjoy exclusive access to premier skin cancer events and free learning resources
      Learn about the latest advances in skin cancer prevention, screening, diagnosis, and treatment through our quarterly newsletter. Furthermore view online conference presentations from international skin cancer experts and stay up-to-date with the latest news on skin cancer management.
      Your name and clinic details will be listed on the Skin Cancer Doctor Finder webpage and promoted to the community as the best and easiest way to locate a qualified and reputable Skin Cancer Doctor in their area.Receive a discount for all Skin Cancer Institute events

 

Fellowship will be granted under the following conditions:

Specialists who have an interest in skin cancer: Dermatology, Surgery, Oncology, Pathology or Radiology are eligible to apply for the Skin Cancer Fellowship.

All dermatologists, dermatopathologist, histopathologists will be granted Fellowship upon application, while other specialists will be assessed according to their postgraduate training and expertise in skin cancer medicine.

General Practitioners with FRACGP or FACRRM (in Australia), or equivalent recognition are eligible to apply. Fellowship will typically be granted under the following conditions:

    • Graduated with a Master level degree in a relevant field, such as the University of Queensland Master of Medicine (Skin Cancer), the Graz University Master of Dermoscopy and Preventive Dermatoooncology, the Cardiff University Master of Science in Clinical Dermatology
    • Completed at least two of the HealthCert / Bond University Skin Cancer Diplomas:
      Professional Diploma of Skin Cancer Medicine
      Professional Diploma of Skin Cancer Surgery
      Professional Diploma of Dermoscopy
    • Fellow of the Skin Cancer College of Australasia and/or international equivalent

Nurses and other clinicians will also be admitted to Fellowship, under similar circumstances and conditions. Specifically, this will require such groups to have undertaken post graduate training (such as having completed at least two of the HealthCert/Bond University Skin Cancer Diplomas, or equivalent), and to have demonstrated relevant clinical experience and expertise.

 

Honorary Fellow - Annual Membership $345

Applications will be considered from doctors who possess an equivalent standing developed through professional experience, gained over a number of years of clinical practice. The Advisory Board will typically not award Fellowship based upon clinical experience and expertise alone; the Board will expect to see evidence of either formal training, contributions to training of others, and / or other relevant contributions to the profession (such as research or advocacy).

 

Member - Annual Membership $245

    • Appointment as a Member of the Skin Cancer InstituteReceive a certificate that you can place in prime position within your clinic, and a Skin Cancer Institute logo for use on your website and letterhead.
    • Enjoy exclusive access to premier skin cancer events, lectures and webinars with world leading experts resources
    • Access to community engagement and patient resources
    • Keep up to date with our quarterly e-newsletter 
    • Receive discounts to all Skin Cancer Institute eventsReceive a discount for all Skin Cancer Institute events

Membership will be granted to any clinician who are currently practicing in the area of Skin Cancer Medicine and have also successfully completed minimum professional certificate in Skin Cancer or a minimum 2 years working in skin cancer medicine.

Nurses and other clinicians will also be admitted to Membership, under similar circumstances and conditions.

 

Student / Doctor in Training - Free

For medical and other health science students, including nurses, and or doctors / nurses and other clinicians, in training who have an interest in skin cancer.

 

Affiliate Member - Free

For Nurses, Melanographers, Practice Managers, or any other Professionals, who do not fall into any of the categories above, who have an interest in Skin Cancer.

The Skin Cancer Institute is a not-for-profit organisation based in Singapore.  All income above basic operating costs will be used to support skin cancer research, particularly that with a focus on prevention, screening, diagnosis and on-going management. 

The Skin Cancer Institute is proud to support the QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, with annual grants to support skin cancer research.

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