“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.