Mexico

Delivering dermatological care to rural communities and training via teledermatology courses

Delivering direct dermatological care to the rural communities of Chiapas and Oazaca, and enhancing dermatology training in hospitals and health centres via teledermatology courses.

In 2017:

Held 5 teledermatology courses (January in Acapulco, March in Acapulco, April in San Cristobel Chiapas, July in Chilpancingo and then November in Oaxaca) and had 1061 attendees.

Conducted Mycetoma Research Journeys to Costa Chica and reached 410 patients.

In 2018:

Plan to publish a Basic Dermatology Manual guiding diagnosis and treatment.

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