This page lists courses which were scheduled for 2020. Details for Courses in 2021 will be provided when available.

Dermatology for Paediatricians 18th Annual Course

Birmingham Heartlands Hospital,

10th -12th June 2020

Cost: £399

This popular course is for Paediatricians of all grades and health care professionals working in Paediatrics who would like to learn more about Paediatric skin disorders and how to manage them. It is run at Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, part of the University hospitals of Birmingham, with a wide range of speakers sharing their expertise.

The course had 19.5 CPD credits in 2019 and covers:

  • Management of Common Paediatric Skin Disorders
  • Practical demonstration of skin treatments
  • Recognition of rarer skin disorders
  • Hair & nail disorders

For further details and an application form, contact Mrs Wendy Leach, Secretary to Dr Helen Goodyear by email: or telephone 0121 424 1826.

Please note if you are a dermatologist then we have a ‘sister’ course at Birmingham Children’s hospital in May 2020 (see details below).

2020 Annual Advanced Paediatric Dermatology Course

Seminar Rooms, Department of Dermatology, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, Scotland
Monday, 11 May to Thursday 14 May 2020

PRICE: £850

For further information and booking on course, please visit:

This long established CME approved 4 day course (previous course awarded 25 credits) provides an excellent opportunity for consultants with a good basic knowledge of paediatric dermatological to update their knowledge base.

It is also suitable for specialist registrars towards the end of their training, particularly if they wish to develop a special interest in paediatric dermatology and genodermatoses. The lecturers from the UK and Eire are all specialists in paediatric dermatology and they are available to discuss short topics in depth.  There are only 24 places available, so early booking is advised.

Birmingham Children’s Hospital 22nd  Annual Paediatric Dermatology Course

Dates:  18-22 May 2020
Location:  Birmingham Children’s Hospital
Cost: £500
Brief description:
This popular 5 day course, run by Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust, is designed for dermatologists (particularly trainees) and also consultants wanting to update their knowledge and skills.

Our teachers are selected from paediatricians and dermatologists with special expertise in paediatric dermatology. The aim is to teach paediatric dermatology (not paediatrics) and the principles of child health necessary for the safe practice of dermatology in children.

The course is co-badged by the British Association of Dermatologists and approved by the Royal College of Physicians (London) for 25 CPD credits (pending). Certificates are also awarded for Level 3 Child Protection and Paediatric Basic Life Support.

Booking for the 2020 course opens on 6th January 2020.

Who should attend

This course is open to dermatologists only, but a sister course for paediatricians is held at Birmingham Heartlands Hospital. We welcome practicing dermatologists of any grade.

 GOSH Advanced Paediatric Dermatology Update Course

Date:                Friday 14th February 2020
Location:           UCL Institute of Child Health
Cost:                 Early Bird Fee £165, Standard Fee (from 13th December 2019) £195
Brief description:

This course is delivered by experts working in the field for a general update on all important aspects of paediatric dermatology.

You will learn what’s new in: atopic dermatitis, psoriasis, vascular malformations, epidermal naevi, tuberous sclerosis, DNA repair defects, dermatological emergencies, bullous disorders and more…

The Course Director is: Dr Veronica Kinsler, Consultant Paediatric Dermatologist & Academic Lead Clinician, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust, London

Who should attend?

·       Dermatologists and Paediatric Dermatologists, or anyone wanting the very latest updates in diagnosis, pathogenesis, and management of childhood skin disease.

Contact ICH Events:  Tel. +44 (0)207 905 2699 e-mail