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Public meeting 'Demystifying Melanoma'

06 March 2013

Public and Patient Meeting April 2013

Melanoma Focus and Skcin will hold a meeting for public, patients and carers on Monday 22 April at Clare Hall, Herschel Road, Cambridge, CB3 9AL, from 2.00pm to 5.00pm. We are grateful to the College and to Uvistat for kindly sponsoring this event.

Please register your interest in attending this meeting by emailing: charlotte.fionda@skcin.org 

Demystifying Melanoma: An Update for Patients, Carers and the Public

Programme

2.00 Registration and refreshments

2.30 Simon Rodwell (Melanoma Focus) and Charlotte Fionda (Skcin): Welcome and introduction to the charities

2.40 Vicki McMorran (Cancer Nurse Specialist): The role of the Key Worker in melanoma care

2.55 Mr Marc Moncrieff (Consultant Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon): Why are sentinel node biopsies controversial?

3.20 Dr Pippa Corrie (Consultant Medical Oncologist): What happens when melanoma can’t be operated on?

3.45 Charlotte Fionda (Skcin): Catch them early - our skin cancer prevention programme for schools

4.00 Dr Jerry Marsden (Consultant Dermatologist) and Dr Fiona Walter (Clinical Lecturer in General Practice) (tbc): How not to miss a melanoma

4.45 Q&A involving panel of speakers

5.00 Close

Sponsors:

  • Clare Hall
  • Uvistat
  • Skcin Ÿ
  • Melanoma Focus Ÿ

 

Note: Melanoma Focus and Skcin are working together on this and other projects, sharing the Parasol identity. (Why a parasol? The clue is in the name!).


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