Australasian College of Dermatologists Viva Exams for 2018

As the Victorian Examiner for the Australasian College of Dermatologists, Associate Professor Alvin Chong coordinated the Specialist Viva Exam at Skin and Cancer Foundation. This was an enormous logistical exercise and involved candidates, examiners, examination bulldogs, observers and patients. The two examination days went well and Prof Chong is very grateful to all who participated and contributed their time and energy to this important event.

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Charles Harcoan Skin Cancer Patient Profile

Charles Harcoan found his first melanoma on his leg 25 years ago. He was in the Reserve Bank running club at the time. Charles discovered his second melanoma on his right forearm 20 years ago while he was working as a taxi driver.

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Profile: Dr Alvin Chong

“I have wanted to be a doctor since I was a child. Our family doctor was helpful as well as deeply respected. I wanted to be like him. My mother encouraged me to be compassionate, kind and to help people. Wanting to help is my core calling,” says Melbourne dermatologist Dr Alvin Chong.

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Spring Celebration Package

Ivanhoe Skin Therapy Centre is offering a SPRING CELEBRATION PACKAGE. Prepare for spring and summer with this special skin rejuvenation package.

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Laser Genesis Skin Therapy

Laser Genesis Skin Therapy is a safe procedure to perform throughout summer as a non-invasive treatment for fine lines, wrinkles, diffuse redness and fading of acne scars.

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