UNC - Chapel Hill Melanoma Patient Day

Wed, 02/23/2011

The School of Medicine of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the Melanoma Research Foundation present a Melanoma Patient Day intended for melanoma patients and the people that support them.  Come hear the most recent information in melanoma treatment and research from some of the top melanoma doctors in the world!

When: Wednesday, February 23, 2011 from 12:30-4:30pm

Where: The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education
             The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
             Campus Box 1020
             100 Friday Center Drive
             Chapel Hill NC 27599-1020


David Ollila, MD - Welcome and Intro

DeAnn Lazovich, PhD - Indoor Tanning Use Among Women - An Underappreciated Health Risk

Nancy Thomas, MD, PhD - Baseline Digital Imaging of the Skin for Early Detection Melanoma

Fran Collichio, MD - Clinical Trial Update for Stage IV Melanoma Patients

Karyn Stitzenberg, MD - Geographic Variations in Melanoma Care

Patricia Long, RN, MSN, FNP - Melanoma in Special Patient Populations

Cecile Skrzynia, MS, CGC - Genetic Testing and Counseling for Hereditary Melanoma

Debbie and Chris McDonald - Melanoma: A Parent's Perspective

Donald Rosenstein, MD - Psychosocial Support for Melanoma Patients

David Ollila, MD - Closing Remarks