Argentina

Community Dermatology Foundation (Fundación Dermatología Comunitaria) Argentina

The Community Dermatology Foundation in Argentina has three main activities:

  • delivering foto-dermatology workshops in schools
  • improving dermatological education for health care workers and the wider community
  • running a mobile dermatology office
Argentina 2017
Community Dermatology Foundation Argentina Activities 2017

2017
Delivered workshops in 24 of the 27 schools in San Martin de Los Andes and 12 of the 16 schools in Junin de Los Andes, reaching a fantastic total of 726 children and 67 teachers.

Provided 2 Journadas; developing the knowledge of a total of 95 health care workers and the treatment of 175 patients.

Set up a mobile dermatology office which visited 5 locations and treated 115 patients.

2018
326 children attended photo-educational workshops. 357 people received free check-ups and treatment through teledermatological or in-person consultations. 85 Healthcare Workers attended teledermatology training courses.

2019
318 children attended photo-educational workshops. 36 patients and their families attended atopic dermatitis workshops. 785 people received free check-ups and treatment through teledermatological or in-person consultations. 141 Healthcare Workers attended teledermatology training courses.

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