Clinical and histopathological features of common skin diseases

SchoolSchool of Medicine
DepartmentRazi Hospital
DegreeNon-Degree Courses

Program Descrption:

The theme of this educational event is "Clinical and histopathological features of common skin diseases". The main course would be attending in Razi hospital outpatient clinic and pathology ward with more than 100 skin disease pathology slides.



The aim of the program is development of a thorough knowledge of the common skin, its appendages and mucous membranes diseases, and the acquisition of clinical and technical skills in the diagnosis and histopathological features of diseases related to the skin.

At completion of training, an attendance must have a useful knowledge and understanding of:

  • Clinical skills in diagnosing common cutaneous disease (skin, mucous membranes and appendages) by the use of history, physical examination and pertinent investigative procedures
  • The formulation of an appropriate differential and provisional diagnosis
  • Dermatopathology and immunodermatopathology


Duration of this program is equal to 6 days.

First course between 30th November and 5th December 2019

Admission Requirements

General Requirement: To apply for this program, you will need to fulfill a number of requirements, which can be found in the Graduate Admission Requirements.

Specific Requirement: Although the winter school is primarily directed to young dermatologists and residents of Dermatology, it will also serve as a refresher for more experienced community and hospital-based colleagues.

The eligible candidate should have successfully completed an approved Dermatology Specialty program or current Dermatology residency and should be proficient in English or Persian.


Admission Deadline

Tehran University of Medical Sciences has a rolling application system and reviews student applications all year round.

The deadline for:

  • November 2019 intake is November 10
  • May 2020 intake is March 31.

Education Fee: 300€


Program Course:

Program Instructors: Faculty Members of Departments of Dermatopathology and Dermatology in Razi hospital.

Method of Instruction:

  • Lectures
  • Clinical Course
  • Clinical Round
  • Morning Report
  • Outpatient Clinic

Study Mode:


7.15- 8




Morning report

General dermatology clinic and Dermatopathology ward

Dermatopathology: outline of skin tumors


General dermatology clinic and Dermatopathology ward

Review of journal: new methods in the treatment of skin tumors


  Skin tumors clinic and Dermatopathology ward Book review: benign skin proliferation and tumors


Pemphigus clinic and Dermatopathology ward

Pearls in the approach to autoimmune immunobullous diseases


Follow up clinic and Dermatopathology ward

CPC: difficult to diagnosis or management cases


Contact Information:

In case of any inquiries, you can contact the Office of International representative of the Department of Dermatology. Tehran University of medical Sciences- Razi Hospital through the following:

Contact Person: Dr. Maryam Nasimi 

Tel.: (+9821) 55618989



Address: Vahdat Eslami Square, Tehran 1199663911, Iran


To contact the Office of International Admissions, please use the following information:

Tel.: (+98 21) 8890 2090-93, Ext.: 169


Address: No. 21, Dameshgh St., Vali-e Asr Ave., Tehran 1416753955, Ira

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