Veterinarians must continue their training to adapt to new developments in this field”

Dermatology is possibly the specialty within pet veterinary medicine that is most frequently encountered in daily clinical practice. 

Because of this, and taking into account its importance, thisPostgraduate Certificate has been developed by a renowned veterinary teaching team in Dermatological Conditions of Specific Regions .

The combination of experience, both theoretical and practical, allows the veterinary professional to develop, first hand, specialized knowledge to carry out a good diagnosis and treatment of dermatological diseases from the theoretical point of view, with the latest developments and scientific advances and from the extensive practical experience of all teachers. The combination of a great team of interrelated teachers is what makes this Postgraduate Certificate unique among all those offered in similar trainings.

The subject developed in the Postgraduate Certificate course addresses, in great depth, the most important dermatoses of small animals, including dogs, cats and other non-traditional species of companion animals.

With this Postgraduate Certificate veterinary professionals can acquire advanced knowledge of Dermatological Conditions of Specific Regions for daily clinical practice. The study system applied by this University provides a solid foundation in the specialized knowledge of the Physiopathology of the skin and Latest Generation Dermatological Therapeutics.

As it is an online Postgraduate Certificate course, students are not restricted by set timetables, nor do they need to physically move to another location. All of the content can be accessed at any time of the day, so you can balance your working or personal life with your academic life.

Don't miss the opportunity to study this Postgraduate Certificate with us. It's the perfect opportunity to advance your career and stand out in an industry with high demand for professionals”

This Postgraduate Certificate in Dermatological Conditions of Specific Regions contains the most complete and up-to-date scientific program on the market. The most important features include: 

  • Development of practical cases presented by experts in Dermatological Conditions of Specific Regions.
  • The graphic, schematic, and eminently practical contents with which they are created, provide scientific and practical information on the disciplines that are essential for professional practice.
  • The latest developments in Dermatological Conditions of Specific Regions.
  • Practical exercises where self-assessment can be used to improve learning.
  • Special emphasis on innovative methodologies in Dermatological Conditions of Specific Regions.
  • Theoretical lessons, questions to the expert, debate forums on controversial topics, and individual reflection assignments.
  • Content that is accessible from any fixed or portable device with an Internet connection.

This Postgraduate Certificate is the best investment you can make when choosing a refresher programme to update your existing knowledge of DDermatological Conditions of Specific Regions ”

The multimedia content, developed with the latest educational technology, will provide professionals with situated and contextual learning, i.e., a simulated environment that will provide immersive training, designed for training in real situations.

This program is designed around Problem Based Learning, whereby the professional must try to solve the different professional practice situations that arise during the program. For this purpose, the professional will be assisted by an innovative interactive video system, developed by renowned and experienced experts in Dermatological Conditions of Specific Regions . 

This training comes with the best didactic material, providing you with a contextual approach that will facilitate your learning"

This 100% online Postgraduate Certificate will allow you to combine your studies with your professional work while expanding your knowledge in this field"


The structure of the content has been designed by the best professionals in the field of Dermatological Conditions of Specific Regions, with extensive experience and recognized prestige in the profession, backed by the volume of cases reviewed, studied, and diagnosed, and with extensive knowledge of new technologies applied to veterinary medicine.   

This Postgraduate Certificate contains the most complete and up-to-date program on the market " 

Module 1. The Skin as an Organ Characteristics and Diagnostic Approach

1.1.    Structure and Function of the Skin

1.1.1.    Epidermis
1.1.2.    Dermis
1.1.3.    Cutaneous Appendages
1.1.4.    Hypodermis
1.1.5.    Vascularization and Innervation

1.2.    Dermatological Consultation

1.2.1.    Material for Sample Collection
1.2.2.    Material for Clinical Examination
1.2.3.    Material for Complementary Tests

1.3.    Relationship with the Owner

1.3.1.    Objectives
1.3.2.    Personalized Care
1.3.3.    Allocation of Sufficient Time

1.4.    Diagnostic Protocol

1.4.1.    Dermatological Record
1.4.2.    General Medical Records
1.4.3.    Dermatological Medical Records

1.5.    General and Dermatological Examination

1.5.1.    Primary Skin Lesions
1.5.2.    Secondary Skin Lesions
1.5.3.    Clinical Patterns        

1.6.    Differential Diagnoses

1.6.1.    Most Common Dermatosis
1.6.2.    Least Common Dermatosis

1.7.    Complementary Diagnostic Tests

1.7.1.    Skin Scraping
1.7.2.     Trichogram
1.7.3.    Hair Brushing
1.7.4.    Adhesive Tape
1.7.5.    Imprint
1.7.6.    Cultivation Methods
1.7.7.    Skin Biopsy

1.8.    Skin Cytology

1.8.1.    Sample Collection
1.8.2.    Processing and Staining
1.8.3.    Interpretation

1.9.    Cutaneous histopathology

1.9.1.    Inflammatory Patterns
1.9.2.    Atrophic Patterns
1.9.3.    Neoplasm Patterns

1.10.    Treatments Overview

1.10.1.    Topical Shampoo Solution Foams Wipes

1.10.2.    Systemic Oral Parenteral Route

Module 2. Conditions of the External Ear, Eyelids, Nails, Anal Area, Nasal Bridge and Nose

2.1.    Otitis Externa Definition and Triggering, Complicating and Perpetuating Causes

2.1.1.    Primary Causes
2.1.2.    Secondary Causes
2.1.3.    Perpetuating Factors

2.2.    Otoscopy and Videotoscopy Diagnostic Techniques.

2.2.1.     Management of the Traditional Otoscope
2.2.2.    Videotoscopy as an Advanced Surgical Action

2.3.    Cytological Diagnosis of Otitis

2.3.1.    Recognition of the Possible Etiological Causes According to the Macroscopic Aspect of the Secretion
2.3.2.    Importance of Cytological Analysis for Therapeutic Indication
2.3.3.    Sampling, Culture and Antibiogram

2.4.    Treatment of Otitis 

2.4.1.    Importance of Otic Cleaning Prior to Specific Treatment
2.4.2.    Combined Topical Treatments
2.4.3.    Conditions of the Ruptured Tempanic Membrane

2.5.    Onixis Descriptive Terminology of Nail Disorders

2.5.1.    Lupoid Onychodystrophy
2.5.2.    Onyxis from Different Origins Bacterial Fungal Parasitic Onychodystrophies

2.5.3.    Treatment of Nail Pathologies
2.5.4.    SCC of the Subungual Bed

2.6.    Pathologies of Canine and Feline Pads 

2.6.1.    Hyperkeratosis in Canine Pads
2.6.2.    Feline Plasmacytic Pododermatitis
2.6.3.    Vasculitis Conditions

2.7.    Anal Sac Pathology

2.7.1.    Impaction and Fistulization of Anal Sacs
2.7.2.    Direct and Indirect Treatment of the Impactation of Anal Sacs
2.7.3.     Adenocarcinoma of the Anal Sacs

2.8.     Palpebral Pathologies

2.8.1.    Blepharitis of Different Origins
2.8.2.    Treatments of Eyelids with Blepharitis
2.8.3.    Neoplasms

2.9.    Differential Diagnoses in Canine Nasal Bridge Dermatoses

2.9.1.    Infectious Causes
2.9.2.    Autoimmune Causes
2.9.3.    Alopecia Due to Dysplasia

2.10.    Differential Diagnoses of Dermatosis of the Nose 

2.10.1.    Mucocutaneous Infections
2.10.2.    Autoimmune Conditions
2.10.3.    Neoplasms

This training will allow you to advance in your career comfortably"

Postgraduate Certificate in Dermatological Conditions of Specific Regions

Veterinary Dermatology is a discipline that deals with the study, diagnosis and treatment of skin conditions in animals. This specialty is immersed in a constant evolution, which makes it necessary for professionals in the sector to keep up to date in terms of detection methods and the most effective therapeutics to combat these pathologies. That is why TECH has created the Postgraduate Certificate in Dermatological Conditions of Specific Regions, in order to provide you with the most cutting-edge knowledge in this field of Veterinary Medicine.

Study online and without any kind of schedule

Do you want to know the latest scientific evidence regarding the approach to skin diseases in animals? The Postgraduate Certificate in Dermatological Conditions of Specific Regions has the solution! Thanks to this program, you will identify the state-of-the-art methods to diagnose a primary or secondary lesion or you will learn more about the sophisticated shampoos or foams that allow the treatment of these pathologies. All this, following a 100% online methodology and surrounded by specialists with extensive veterinary experience.