The Regional Dermatology Training Center (RDTC) was founded in Moshi with the material,
financial and human resource support of the government of Tanzania,
the Good Samaritan Foundation and the International Foundation for Dermatology.
The RDTC is a supra-regional training, research and clinical center providing facilities for
the care of patients with skin disorders, leprosy and sexually transmitted infections and for
training health care professionals from different African countries. 
It works closely with regional, national and international institutions, including the World Health Organisation,
to deliver its mission in teaching and clinical service.


Wound Care
PUVA therapy
Public Health
Medical records
Medical photography

Statistics and ICT

Kilimanjaro Sunscreen Production Unit

Care Unit for Person Living with Albinism


Clinical laboratory
Maggot Debridement Therapy (MDT)

Histopathology Services:

The RDTC Histopathology Laboratory,located within the RDTC compound, 
offers comprehensive fee-for-service histopathology services for both 
diagnostic and research purposes. We handle all kinds of surgical pathology
specimens for a wide range of pathological conditions that require 
histopathological analysis. Our laboratory is equipped with state-of-the-art
equipment for processing and handling formalin fixed, paraffin embedded (FFPE)
and fresh frozen tissue specimen for routine H&E staining as well as special 
staining such as PAS, Iron Colloidal stain, Job-Fitte stain etc.
Our laboratory is also equipped with an ultra-modern microimaging network instrument
(the LEICA MDM 108) for telepathology services. The equipment is connected to
broadband secure internet capable of sharing images and teleconferencing.

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