The Center for Dermatopathology Training in Mackay Memorial Hospital has been accepted to become an accredited Training Centre for the ICDP-UEMS International Board Certifying Examination – Diploma in Dermatopathology (2015-2019).
There are, three-month, six-month, and one-year, in The International Dermatopathology Fellowship Program at Mackay Memorial Hospital has three options: 3-month, 6-month, and 1-year programs. Two positions are available at any one time.
The program provides a comprehensive dermatopathology experience. Training includes daily slide reading, clinico-pathological and academic conferences, and access to a well-organized dermatopathology slide library. A total of 36 dermatopathology topics are covered. Every topic has a 1.5-hour lecture and 10-15 teaching slides.
From a collection of more than 600 test slides, an additional 15 unknowns are reviewed as a self-test every month. Fellows are also welcome to use our complete year collection of clinical pictures, glass slides, and presentation files in the clinico-pathological conferences.