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Dr Ausama Abou Atwan

Clinical Lecturer

+44 29207 45870
UHW Main Building


Honours and awards

  • Nov 2013: Specialty Certificate Examination (SCE) – Dermatology, Royal College of Physicians (UK)
  • Feb 2008: MSc in Clinical Dermatology, Cardiff University, School of Medicine, UK.
  • Oct 2008: Diploma in Dermatology, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow (RCPSG). Glasgow, UK.
  • June 2007: Diploma in Clinical Dermatology (DCD), Cardiff University, School of Medicine, UK.
  • Sept 2003: MBBS, University of Aden, Yemen.

Professional memberships

  • Fellow of the Academy of Medical Educators (FAcadMEd)
  • Member of the British Association of Dermatologists(BAD), British Society for Dermatological Surgery (BSDS) and International Dermoscopy Society (IDS).


  • Academic Lead of the MSc in Practical Dermatology (MScPD) programme, Online Dermoscopy course and postgraduate alumni Dermatology society.
  • Chair of the Dermatology Continuing Professional Development Society (DCPDS)
  • Academic mentor and Personal tutor (undergraduate and postgraduate students)
  • Lecturer and MSc supervisor
  • Examiner for Diploma and MSc in Clinical and Practical Dermatology
  • Medical undergraduate admissions interview panel member
  • First author of a Cochrane Systematic Review (toward MD degree)
  • Principal investigator in psoriasis research projects (toward MD degree)
  • Co-investigator in several national and international clinical trials
  • Referee for the British Skin Foundation large grant applications


Past projects