Dermatology Venerology & Leprosy – DDVL is a PG Diploma course offered by the Amrita School of Medicine.
The programs intends to impart to the postgraduate student, professional competence in diagnosis and management of sexually transmitted diseases, common skin diseases, cosmetic dermatological diseases and leprosy independently. Graduant must independently be able to attend medical emergencies related to skin, venereal diseases and leprosy and adopt preventive measures at individual and community levels against communicable and non-communicable venereal diseases, skin diseases, leprosy and other such ailments. They should be qualified with skills to impart necessary knowledge and laboratory skills to other medical or paramedical faculties. They should also be able to observe the basic responsibilities and duties discharged unto him as a professional with compassion and sense of justice.
Curriculum : As per Medical Council of India (MCI) and Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Duration : Two years