The Centre for Cutaneous Research is composed of the academic unit of Dermatology and the Cancer Research UK, Skin Tumour Laboratory and is one of the largest cutaneous research centres in Europe.
The Barts Health dermatology service is a busy centre and offers a full range of diagnostic and therapeutic services. There are 12 consultant dermatologists in the department and a full range of specialist services is offered. There are close links with other dermatology departments in the region in particular Whipps Cross University Hospital and Broomfield Hospital. In short, there is a large enthusiastic team of consultant dermatologists, many of whom are tutors on this diploma course.