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Dr Helen Saunders
B Med Sci MBBS FACD

Helen Saunders

Helen graduated in Medicine from University of Tasmania in 1998. She completed her residency at the Royal Hobart Hospital. Prior to commencing her dermatology training she worked as a Research Fellow at the Occupational Dermatology and Research Centre in Melbourne under Professor Rosemary Nixon. Her dermatology training was at the Royal Children’s Hospital, Skin & Cancer Foundation, Monash Medical Centre and St Vincent’s Hospital.

Helen attained Fellowship of the Australasian College of Dermatologists (FACD) in 2006. She spent part of 2007 in Oxford completing a fellowship in vulvar disorders under Professor Fenella Wojnarowska. This subspecialty remains a major interest for Helen and sees patients both privately and at The Women’s Hospital Vulval Clinic in this regard.

Helen also has an appointment as a visiting dermatologist at St Vincent’s Hospital. Helen has published a number of papers primarily in the field of contact dermatitis. Beyond vulvar disorders she consults on all areas of adult and paediatric dermatology.

International Dermoscopy Society
American Academy Of Dermatology
Fellow of The Australasian College Of Dermatologists
British Association Of Dermatologists
ANZ Vulvovaginal Society
Pacific Dermatologic Association