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Recent educational activities

Professor Dixon's educational activity since 2005

Educational involvement:

Recent educational / presentation activities (last 10 years only included):

ACSCM = Australasian College of Skin Cancer Medicine

ACCO = Australasian College of Cutaneous Oncology

HWQ = Health Workforce Queensland

AOCD = American Osteopathic College of Dermatology

SP indicates Sole Presenter

2014

 

October 25 to 30           AOCD annual Scientifc meeting. Attended and Keynote lecture on variations in skin cancer management between USA and Australia. Seattle, Washington, USA

 

September 5 to 13        Full suite of ACCO workshops, Dermoscopy, Essentials and Flap and graft workshop programs, - for ACCO

SP                    ACCO Docklands Centre, Melbourne, Victoria

 

July 26 & 27      Dermoscopy workshop for ACCO

SP                    Perth, Western Australia

 

May 22 to 25     American Society for Mohs Surgery Annual Scientfic Meeting

                        Attended + Original research on training systems for Mohs Surgery presented

                        Albuerqueque, New Mexico, USA

 

April 25 to 27    Essentials and Dermoscopy workshops for ACCO.

SP        ACCO Docklands Centre, Melbourne, Victoria

 

March 8.           Dermatopathology workshop. Docklands ACCO Centre

2013

December 23 - 30 2013. Cruise dermoscopy program for ACCO.            Barcelona, Spain

 

November 15, 16 & 17, 2013 - Face and ear reconstruction workshop

SP        for ACCO at the ACCO Centre in Docklands.

 

October 26/27 2013 Practice nurse program in skin cancer course

SP        ACCO Centre, Docklands, Melbourne

 

September 20 to 24 2013 - 5 day skin cancer flap and graft workshop

SP        run by ACCO, ACCO Centre, Docklands, Victoria

 

September 8 / 9 2013 Advanced dermoscopy course
SP        Cairns QLD, - For HWQ

 

August 23 / 24 / 25, 2013 ACCO Annual Conference, Langham Hotel, Southbank, Melbourne

 

June 27 & July 28 2013 Essentials of skin cancer for general practice
SP        Brisbane QLD. - For HWQ

 

July 19 to 21 2013 - Combined essentials and advanced dermoscopy workshops.

SP        ACCO Centre, Docklands, Melbourne

 

June 8 to 10, 2013 - Lecture and seminar on skin cancer at Rural Doctors Association of Queensland Annual Conference at Mackay, Queensland.

 

May 22 to 25 2013 – American Society for Mohs Surgery annual conference – Amelia Is, Florida, USA

 

April 26 / 27 / 28 2013 - Combined essentials and advanced dermoscopy workshops.

SP        ACCO Centre, Docklands, Melbourne

 

March 2 and 3 2013 - Advanced dermoscopy workshops.

SP        ACCO Centre, Docklands, Melbourne

 

February 9 / 10 2013 Essentials of skin cancer medicine course
SP        ACCO Centre, Docklands, Melbourne

 

2012 

November 16, 17 & 18  - Face and ear reconstruction workshop

SP for ACCO at the Empire Grill in Geelong

 

October 9, 2012, Keynote Lecture for Annual Dermatology conference

"Photodynamic therapy - The Australian and International experience"

American Osteopathic College of Dermatology - San Diego USA

 

October 6, 2012 Introductory dermoscopy course

SP Department of ENT / Head & Neck Surgery, Toronto, CANADA

 

September 29 / 30 2012 Advanced dermoscopy course

SP Brisbane QLD,  - For HWQ

 

September 14 to 18 2012 -  5 day skin cancer flap and graft workshop

SP run by Skincanceronly, ACCO Centre, Docklands, Victoria

 

August 24, 2012. ACCO international symposium on cancers of the skin 

Hanoi,  Vietnam -  Speaker

 

August 11 / 12, 2012. A private workshop for doctors and nurses was held at our Docklands facility

SP      For Peninsula Womens Health

 

July 28 / 29 2012 Advanced dermoscopy course

SP ACCO Centre, Docklands, Melbourne

 

June 30 & July 31 2012 Essentials of skin cancer for general practice

SP  Townsville QLD. - For HWQ

 

June 16 / 17 2012 Essentials of skin cancer for general practice

SP ACCO Centre, Docklands, Melbourne

 

May 31  2012                       ENT Seminar,  Toronto, Canada

SP                                Myths of skin cancer medicine

 

May 24/25/26/27 2012            American Society for Mohs Surgery

                           Symposium: Focus on skin cancer, Phoenix, AZ, USA

 

 April 28 / 29 2012                 Advanced dermoscopy course  

SP                                ACCO Centre, Docklands, Melbourne

 

March 31 / April 1 2012         Essentials of skin cancer for general practice

SP                                ACCO Centre, Docklands, Melbourne

 

 

November 18,19,20, 2011   Face and ear reconstructon workshop

SP                                Geelong, Victoria. For ACCO

 

September 26 – 30, 2011          5 day advanced skin cancer surgery workshop for HWQ

SP                                Noosa, Queensland

 

July 29 – August 2, 2011   5 day sk cancer flap and graft workshop

SP                         Geelong, Victoria. For ACCO

 

June 26 – Jul1 1, 2011  Update for USA primary care practitioners

Attendee and invited lecturer, Alaska, USA

 

April 16 & 17, 2011        2 day indtroduction to skin cancer medicine workshop

SP                    Cairns, Queensland, HWQ

 

March 21 – 25, 2011     Update for USA primary care practitioners

Attendee and invited lecturer, Waikiki, Hawaii, USA

           

Nov 12, 13, 14, 2010   Face and ear reconstructon workshop

SP                           For Skincanceronly, Geelng, Victoria.

 

Nov 5, 6, 7, 2010      Florida Society For Dermaologic Surgery

                              Keynote speaker, Annual Scientific Meeting, Orlando, Florida, USA

Awarded as an honorary life member of Society for his contributions

 

Oct 24 - 28, 2010   American Osteopathic College of Dermatology

                              Keynote speaker, Annual Scientific Meeting, San Francisco, California, USA

Awarded with a Presidental citation for excellence at the College Award Ceremony

 

Sep 11 & 12 2010      Gundy Muster, - an education weekend for GPs

                                Keynote speker, Goondiwindi, Queensland

 

July 30 - Aug 3, 2010   5 day sk cancer flap and graft workshop

SP                              run by Skincanceronly, Geelong, Victoria.

 

May 27 - 30, 2010      American Society for Mohs Surgery Annual Conference

                                 Monterey, California, USA

 

April 17 & 18, 2010       2 day dermoscopy, dematopathology and skin cancer nrse proga

                                   Brisbane, Queensland, for ACSCM

 

Mar 26 – 30 2010          Skin cancer diploma course for ACSCM

SP                                Brisbane, QLD.

 

Feb 20 & 21 2010          Introduction to skin cancer surgery for GPs

SP                                hosted by Health workforce Queensland (HWQ), Coolum, Queensland

 

Jan 15 – 17 2010:         Summer Conference of ACSCM

                                    Lecturer, Queenstown, New Zealand

 

Nov 21 & 22 2009:        Head and Neck reconstruction workshop           

SP                                Hosted by skincanceronly, Geelong, Victoria

 

Nov 1 – 8 2009:            American Osteopathic College of Dermatology

                                    International keynote lecture

                                    Annual Scientific Meeting, New Orleans, USA

 

Oct 17 & 18 2009:         Introduction to skin cancer surgery for GPs

SP                                hosted by HWQ, Brisbane, Queensland

 

Oct 8 & 9 2009:             Head and neck workshop for Molescan Skin clinics

SP                                Box Hill, Victoria

 

Sep 25 – 31 2009:         5 day skin cancer surgery workshop for GPs

SP                                Hosted by Skincanceronly, Geelong Victoria

 

Sep 12 & 13 2009:        Head and neck workshop for Healthscope Skin Clinics

SP                                Terrigal, NSW

 

Sep 6 2009:                  Workshop on dermoscopic diagnosis, Geelong, Victoria -  SP

 

Aug 27 – 30 2009:         Annual Scientific meeting for ACSCM

                                    Program Director and presenter, Gold Coast, Queensland

Awarded as inaugural life member of ACSCM

 

Jul 6 – 10 2009:            5 day advanced skin cancer surgery workshop for HWQ

                                    Port Douglas, Queensland

 

Jun 20 – 21 2009:         Certificate in skin cancer medicine workshop for ACSCM

SP                                Auckland , New Zealand

 

May 21 – 24 2009:        American Society Mohs Surgery annual Conference

                                    Horseshoe Bay, Texas, USA

 

May 8 2009:                  Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery Annual Conference

                                    Lectures X 2 on managing actinic keratoses, Sydney, NSW

 

May 1 – 3 2009:            Diploma in skin cancer workshop (Part 2) for ACSCM

SP                                Sydney, NSW

 

Apr 19  2009:                Dermoscopy workshop for ACSCM

                                    Brisbane, Queensland – keynote presenter

 

Apr 18 2009:                 Skin cancer nursing workshop for ACSCM

                                    Brisbane, Queensland – keynote presenter

 

Mar 21 – 22 2009:                     Skin Alert annual conference – Principal workshop presenter

                                    Brisbane, Queensland

 

Mar 13 - 15 2009:         Diploma in skin Cancer workshop (Part 1)  for ACSCM

SP                                Sydney, NSW

 

Feb 28 – Mar 1 2009:    Introduction to skin cancer for General Practitioners – for HWQ

SP                                Gold Coast, Queensland

 

Feb 20 -  22 2009:         Summer conference for ACSCM

                                    Convenor and lecturer – Melbourne, Victoria

 

Dec 12   2008:              Central Victorian Podiatry seminar on skin cancer and leg surgery

SP                                            Castlemaine, Victoria

 

Nov 22   2008:              Allmedic workshop on PDT

                                                Brisbane, Queensland

 

Nov 15 - 16 2008:          Introduction to skin cancer for GPs - for HWQ

SP                                            Mt Isa, Queensland

 

Nov 8 - 9  2008:            Head and neck reconstruction weekend workshop

SP                                            Geelong, Victoria

 

Nov 1 - 2 2008:             Presented complete two day certificate in skin cancer program for ACSCM

SP                                Christchurch, New Zealand

 

 

Oct 25 – 26 2008:         Two day workshop for Healthscope NSW Skin Cancer Clinics

SP                                Sydney, New South Wales

 

Oct 11 - 12 2008:          Presented day 1 of two day certificate in skin cancer program for ACSCM

SP                                Sydney, New South Wales

 

Oct 6 - 10, 2008:          5 day workshop for Molescan Skin Cancer Group

SP                                Brisbane, Queensland

 

Oct 2 - 5, 2008:            Annual conference of International Society for Dermatologic Surgery

                                    Lecture on smoking and on Diabetes in skin cancer surgery outcomes

                                    Las Vegas, USA

 

Sep 20, 2008:                          GPCe conference, Dermoscopy Lecture, Adelaide, South Australia

 

Sep 17 - 21, 2008:        17th Congress of the europea Academy of Dermatology and Venereology

                                    Poster presentation on delineating curettage. 2nd author, Paris, France

 

Sep10 - 16, 2008:         Five day skin cancer surgery workshop for GPs and surgeons

SP                                Event hosted by Skincanceronly –  Geelong, Victoria

 

Sep 5, 2008:                 Seminar on skin cancer for NT GPs, Darwin, Northern Territory

 

Aug 27 - 30, 2008:        Australasian College of Skin Cancer Medicine, Annual conference.

                                    Conference convenor and workshop / lecture presenter, Gold Coast, Queensland

 

Aug 3 - 10, 2008:          Medicine with Altitude conference, Wanaka, New Zealand

                                    Presented several workshop sessions

 

Jul 27 2008:                  One day workshop Central Victoria GPs, SP                       Lancefield, Victoria

 

Jun 21 2008:                 Presented day 1 of two certificate in skin cancer program for ACSCM

SP                                Brisbane, Queesland

 

May 17 2008:                Presented day 1 of two certificate in skin cancer program for ACSCM

SP                                Adelaide, South Australia

 

May 1 2008:                  Presented on smoking and skin cancer outcomes.

                                    American College of Mohs Surgery, Vancouver Canada

 

Apr 26 2008:                 Presented day 1 of two certificate in skin cancer program for ACSCM

SP                                Melbourne, Victoria

 

Apr 19, 2008:                Keynote lecture, Australian Podiatry Association, (Vic) Lorne, Victoria

                                    How to pick skin cancer on the leg and foot

 

Apr 12 2008:                 Presented day 1 of two certificate in skin cancer program for ACSCM

SP                                Darwin, Northern Territory

 

Apr 5 2008:                   Presented day 1 of two certificate in skin cancer program for ACSCM

SP                                Hobart, Tasmania

 

Mar 16 – 20 2008:         Five day skin surgery workshop for rural GPs, Palm Cove, QLD

SP                                Event hosted by Health Workforce Queensland

 

Mar 15 2008:                Presented day 1 of two certificate in skin cancer program for ACSCM

SP                                Townsville. Queensland

 

Mar 1 2008:                  Presented day 1 of two certificate in skin cancer program for ACSCM

SP                                Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

 

Feb 23 - 24 2008:          Advanced skin cancer surgery workshop, Brisbane, QLD.

SP                                Event hosted by Health Workforce Queensland (HWQ)

 

Feb 16 2008:                Presented day 1 of two certificate in skin cancer program for ACSCM

SP                                Sydney, New South Wales

 

Feb 8 – 10 2008:           Lead presenter Advanced skin cancer management update

                                    Skin Alert annual conference. Brisbane Queensland

 

Feb 2 2008:                  Presented day 1 of two certificate in skin cancer program for ACSCM

SP                                Perth, Western Australia

 

Nov 1 – 6, 2007:           Five day skin cancer surgery workshop for GPs and surgeons

SP                                Event hosted by Skincanceronly –  Geelong, Victoria, Australia

Have been running skin cancer workshops in Geelong for 5 years

 

Oct 2 2007:                   American Osteopathic College of Dermatology. Key note address

                                    “Myths of outcomes in skin cancer surgery”. San Diego California, USA

 

Sep 15, 2007:              Molsecan Education Foundation. Workshop on advanced skin surgery skills.

SP                                Brisbane, Queensland.

 

Aug 23 – 26 2007:         Australasian College of Skin Cancer Medicine, Sydney NSW.

                                    1st Annual Scientific Meeting

                                    Conference convenor and presenter – three lectures & workshop

 

Aug 18 / 19 2007:          DFG Skin Cancer Clinics Workshop for Healthscope doctors

SP                                Coogee Beach, Sydney, NSW.

 

Aug 5 – 12 2007:           Medicine with Altitude Conference, Wanaka, New Zealand

                                    Presenter 4 x 2 hour wokshop programs

 

Jul 6 – 8 2007:              Advanced skin cancer surgery workshop, Geelong, Victoria

SP                                Event hosted by Skincanceronly

 

Jun 28 – July 3 2007:    Five day skin cancer surgery workshop for GPs and surgeons

SP                                Event hosted by Skincanceronly –  Geelong, Victoria, Australia

 

Jun 15 2007:                 Workshop on dermoscopy for Healthscope. Melbourne, Victoria. - SP

 

Jun 7 - 11 2007:            World Congress on Cancers of the Skin, Amsterdam, Netherlands. – Presented research on warfarin / aspirin as risk factors for bleeding in skin surgery and attended conference.

 

May 30 / June 1 2007:   Workshop / lectures for A. T. Still University  Missouri, USA. - SP

 

May 24 – 27 2007:        American Society for Mohs Surgery conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA

                                    2 lectures on reconstruction following skin tumour excision & attended conference

 

May 19 2007:                GPCE conference: lecture on “Whats new in managing melanoma” Sydney

 

May 12 / 13 2007:         Advanced skin cancer surgery workshop, Sunshine Coast, QLD.

SP                                Event hosted by Health Workforce Queensland (HWQ)

 

May 3 - 6 2007:             American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology

                                    Annual Meeting, Naples, Florida, USA   Presentation on bleeding with skin surgery

 

Apr 28 / 29 2007:          Workshop for Certificate of ACSCM

SP                                Adelaide           Workshop presenter

 

Apr 21 / 22 2007:          Workshop for Certificate of ACSCM

SP                                Perth    Workshop presenter

 

Apr 1 – 6 2007:             Five day skin surgery workshop for rural GPs, Hamilton Island, QLD – SP

SP                                Event hosted by Health Workforce Queensland

 

Mar 17 / 18 2007:          Workshop for Certificate of ACSCM

SP                                Brisbane           Workshop presenter

 

Mar 10 / 11 2007:          Workshop for Certificate of ACSCM

SP                                Sydney Workshop presenter

 

Mar 3 / 4 2007:             Workshop for Certificate of ACSCM

SP                                Melbourne        Workshop presenter

 

Feb 25 2007:                Workshop Darwin          23 Golden Skin Cancer Rules for GPs

SP                                for Australasian College of Skin Cancer Medicine

 

Feb 9   2007:                Hobart             23 Golden Skin Cancer Rules for GPs

SP                                for Australasian College of Skin Cancer Med

 

Oct 25 – Oct 29,2006:   American Society for Dermatologic Surgery – Annual Scientific meeting

                                    Presented manuscript on ROM flap trial & Attended Scientific meeting

                                    Palm Desert, California, USA

 

Oct 16 – 19 2006:         American Osteopathic College of Dermatology Annual meeting

                                    Keynote speaker and attended dermatology conference Las Vegas, USA

 

Sep 28 – Oct 2 2006:    Five day skin cancer surgery workshop for GPs and surgeons

SP                                Skincanceronly event, Geelong, Victoria

 

Sept 16, 2006:              Rural Doctors Association of Victoria Annual Scientific Meeting

Keynote speaker – Lectures on dermoscopy and skin cancer management

Have been speaking for RDAV frequently since 1999

 

Aug 26 – 27 2006:         Skin Alert Doctors educational weekend, Brisbane

SP                                Event hosted by Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics –

Have been contracted to teach for Skin Alert since 2003

 

Aug 4 – 6 2006:             Advanced skin cancer surgery workshop, Coogee, Sydney

SP                                Event hosted by Healthscope

 

Jul 23 – 29 2006:          Skin cancer surgery seminar, Wanaka, New Zealand

– keynote speaker & principle lecturer

 

Jul 8 2006:                    Skin cancer in General Practice seminar, Cairns QLD. Sole presenter

SP                                Event hosted by Skin Alert Skin Cancer clinics

 

Jul 1 – 2 2006:              Advanced ii skin cancer surgery workshop, Sunshine Coast, QLD.

SP                                Event hosted by Health Workforce Queensland (HWQ) –

Have been contracted to teach for HWQ for previous 5 years

 

Jun 24 – 25 2006:         Advanced skin cancer surgery workshop, Sunshine coast, QLD

SP                                Event hosted by Health Workforce Queensland

 

Jun 10 2006:                 Keynote address on the role of dermoscopy in skin cancer diagnosis

Rural Doctors Association of Queensland Annual Conference, Chinchilla, QLD.

Have been teaching for RDAQ on and off since 1997

 

May 26 – 28 2006:        Advanced skin cancer workshop for GPs and surgeons.  2 full days

SP                                Event hosted by Skincanceronly, Geelong, Victoria, Australia

 

Apr 26 – 29 2006:         Attended 1st international conference on dermoscopy, Naples, Italy

Event hosted by the International Dermoscopy Society

 

Apr 3 – 7 2006:             Five day skin surgery workshop for rural GPs, Laguna Quays, QLD

SP                                Event hosted by Health Workforce Queensland (HWQ)

 

Feb 25 – 26 2006:         Two day basic skin surgery for GPs, Mackay and Yepoon

SP                                Event hosted by Skin Alert Skin Cancer clinics

 

Nov 18 – 19 2005:         Two day basic skin surgery for GPs, Coffs Harbour and Sunshine Coast – SP                                         Event hosted by Skin Alert Skin Cancer clinics

 

Nov 10 2005:                Keynote lecture for GPs on “Dermoscopy” at Crown Hotel, Melbourne - SP

 

Nov 1 – 3 2005:            Guest of London Melanoma and Sarcoma Unit,

Royal Marsden Hospital, Chelsea, United Kingdom.

 

Oct 26 – 30 2005:         Presented two papers at ASDS annual meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Also attended this conference

Event hosted by the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

 

Sep 28 – Oct 4 2005:    Five day skin cancer surgery workshop for GPs and surgeons,

SP                                Geelong, Australia. Event hosted by Skincanceronly

 

Jun 25 – 26 2005:         Advanced skin cancer surgery weekend, Gold Coast, QLD

SP                                Event hosted by Health Workforce Queensland

 

Jun 11 – 12 2005:         2 day workshop for Skin Alert skin cancer doctors, Brisbane QLD

SP                                Event hosted by Skin Alert Skin Cancer Clinics

 

May 16 – 18 2005:        American Metals Society, Key note lecture

Skin cancer and arc welding – Pine Mountain, Georgia, USA

 

May 12 – 15 2005:        10th international Congress on Cancers of the Skin, Vienna, Austria

Attended this conference and presented two papers