8th BASHH Genital Dermatology Course 2018

Primary Genital Dermatology Course organised by the BASHH Genital Dermatology SIG

12th October 2018

8:20 AM - 4:55 PM


One Park Crescent, 1 Park Cresent, Marylebone, London, W1B 1SH



This course, organised by the Genital Dermatology Special Interest Group of the British Association of Sexual Health & HIV (BASHH), covers basic topics in genital dermatology and offers a choice of four practical workshops from which each delegate can choose two. Details of workshops are given below.

Aim of the course

To equip participants with the basic knowledge and skills for the effective management of genital skin conditions.


This course will be useful to all clinicians dealing with genital dermatology conditions: Consultants, specialty trainees, SAS doctors, GPs, nurse practitioners and clinical nurse specialists in genitourinary medicine/sexual & reproductive health, gynaecology & urology.

Doctors and nurses training in dermatology may also find this course interesting and helpful.

Learning Objectives

By then end of the course you should:


  • Understand the basic pathophysiology of the skin
  • Have knowledge of common genital skin conditions and challenging cases
  • Be aware of the principles of topical therapy
  • Understand the principles of genital skin biopsy


  • Be competent and feel comfortable performing a genital dermatological examination
  • Develop the skills necessary to perform a genital skin biopsy
  • Optimise care pathways for patients through improved links with local dermatology services


When registering online, you may choose 2 out of the 4 workshops below:

I Basic techniques in genital dermatology
II Genital skin biops
III Challenging vulval dermatological cases
IV Genital eczema: case management approach and principles of topical treatment

NB: The organisers will make every effort to accommodate delegates’ choice of workshops. The number of places on this course is limited, so please apply early to avoid disappointment.



Early bird

before midnight on

9th September 2018



9th September 2018

BASHH member: Medical (Doctor, Consultants, Associate specialists, Speciality doctors, Clinical fellows, Trust grade) £170 £180
BASHH member: Medical (Trainees in Sexual & Reproductive Health) £153 £162
BASHH member: Non-medical (Nurses & HA’s) £153 £162
Non-member: (Doctor, Consultants, Associate specialists, Speciality doctors, Clinical fellows, Trust grade) £185 £195
Non-member: Medical (Trainees in Sexual & Reproductive Health) £168 £178
Non-member: Non-medical (Nurses & HA’s) £168 £178

 NB: Registration deadline is 08/10/18 but may close sooner if places are filled. The number of places on this course is limited and hence please apply early to avoid disapointment.


For general enquiries please contact:

BASHH Admin Team

BASHH Genital Dermatology Course draft programme Oct 2018 v2.PDF Register Here

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