Dialog Box


Providing the latest, highly specialised diagnosis, treatment and management options to improve the quality of life of our patients.

Read more


Delivering professional training for dermatologists and dermatology registrars, GPs, international medical graduates & nurses.

Read more


Our clinical trials and world-class research projects make substantial contributions to worldwide clinical care and management of skin diseases, skin cancer and melanoma.

Read more

Winter skin health tips

Ten tips to keep your skin healthy this winter.

During the summer months, we place a lot of emphasis on the importance of skin health, particularly on protecting our skin from the sun. However, our skin requires just as much care during winter, even though the UV Index is generally not as high.

Here are ten tips to keep your skin healthy this winter.

Find out more

Latest News View all news

The 2019 Healthy Skin Awards were announced on August 29 2019.

I was standing in the bathroom talking to Olivia about makeup, when she said to me 'Mummy, what's that? That's changed.'

In mid-June this year a group of staff, friends and colleagues trekked 135 kms across the neck of Scotland to raise much-needed funds for our research and education programs at the Foundation.

Tourists are advised to avoid ‘black henna’ tattoos when travelling, particularly to Bali and other destinations in Asia and the Middle East.

Upcoming Events View all events

GP Inflammatory Diseases of the Skin Workshop, 19 Oct 2019

A one-day interactive workshop for GPs to review their skills in the examination, diagnosis and management of inflammatory disorders commonly seen in general practice.

Saturday 19 Oct 2019

Level 1 , 80 Drummond Street, Carlton, VIC

Patient Information Evening - World Psoriasis Day

An information evening for psoriasis patients and their families to mark World Psoriasis Day. Hear the latest on treatment and management of psoriasis, and patient support. Have a chance to discuss with the experts.

Tuesday 29 Oct 2019

Skin & Cancer Foundation Inc, 80 Drummond Street, Carlton, Victoria

Skin Health Education Day 2020

Leading dermatologists and skin care experts will provide education and training on how to diagnose and treat a range of common skin conditions. This day is particularly suited to nurses, GPs and pharmacists.

Saturday 22 Feb 2020

Karstens Conference Centre, 123 Queen St, Melbourne, VIC