“non illa pro simplici habenda est involucro, sed organum constitutit…” Skin is not just an envelope but an organ.
—Charles-Anne Lorry (1777)
The department of Dermatology, STD & Leprosy at the Subharti Medical College is at pace with the changing times , in disseminating knowledge to the present day medical students and in providing the best dermatological as well as aesthetic care to the appearance-conscious general public.
AIMS OF POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMME:
The PG student is exposed to holistic spectrum of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy, where he/she acquires sound clinical, theoretical and histopathological knowledge including preventive, promotional, aesthetic and research aspects of these subjects. On completion of designated course, he/she can independently handle the cases of this specialty at all levels and also impart training of subject and carry out research.
A POST-GRADUATE should:
Have comprehensive knowledge of all diseases including emergencies
Know all therapeutic modalities with understanding of their scientific and pharmacological background
Be fully conversant with physical principles, therapeutic, functional and operational aspects of all equipments in use.
Be able to handle all procedures and operations independently.
Have comprehensive knowledge of related subjects like Microbiology, Histopathology, Medicine etc
Be able to teach undergraduates and junior PGs and be conversant with lesson planning, teaching methodology & technology.
Be able to carry out research independently and ethically and able to analyze and publish the same.