Department of Dermatology



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Dermatology for Nurses Interactive Webinar

South Infirmary Victoria University Hospital and Dermcloud are pleased to announce their upcoming Free 4 week webinar. Target audience: dermatology nurses, practice nurses, paediatric nurses and public health nurses.

Topics will include:

·      Designing a management plan for eczema

·      Topical treatments for scalp psoriasis

·      Infections & Infestations in dermatology

·      ‘Beyond the smear’ – vulval dermatoses

·      Psoriasis and Hidradenitis Supperativa

·      Monitoring of patients on biologics

·      Dermatological diseases of the lower limbs- practical management

·      Top tips for topical dermatology treatments

·      Cryotherapy for nurses

·      Cosmetic camouflage

·      Update on phototherapy, interlesional steroids, PDT 

Course commences on the 6th April. To register for free please email

Places are limited so please register early.



Ms Carmel Blake, Dermatology Clinical Nurse Specialist, Tallaght

Ms Mary Dunphy, Dermatology Clinical Nurse Specialist, Waterford

Ms Esther Hazelwood, Dermatology Clinical Nurse Specialist, Cork

Ms. Breeda Bourke, Dermatology Clinical Nurse Specialist, Cork

Ms Carmel 0’ Sullivan, Dermatology Specialist Nurse, Cork

Ms Shelia Ryan, Advanced Nurse Practitioner,  Limerick

Ms Pamela Binks, Red Cross / Camouflage Practitioner

Dr Annette Murphy, Consultant Dermatologist, Galway

Dr Michelle Murphy, Consultant Dermatologist, Cork

Week 1.  

8.00- 8.40 Ms Esther Hazelwood: Dermatological diseases of the lower limbs- practical management

8.40-9.00  Ms Pamela Binks   Cosmetic Camouflage

8.50- 9.30  Dr Michelle Murphy: Beyond the smear’ – vulval dermatoses including hidradenitis suppurativa & psoriasis


Week 2

8.00- 8.45  Ms Carmel Blake   Cryotherapy for Nurses,, Update on Phototherapy, intralesional steroids, PDT

8.45 – 9.30.  Ms Shelia Ryan.  Top tips for topical Dermatology treatments including scalp psoriasis


Week 3.  

Ms Carmel O Sullivan : Opportunistic Skin Cancer Screening

8.45  Ms Mary Dunphy  – Monitoring of patients on biologics


Week 4. 

8.00 -8.45 Ms Breeda Bourke – Designing a Management plan for eczema

8.45- 9.30  Dr Annette Murphy – Infections & Infestations in Dermatology

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