Welcome to the Save Your Skin Foundation media flashback- your weekly guide to the melanoma landscape, and the activities of the Save Your Skin Foundation! This week, we’re excited to announce our new educational video series, which we hope will answer your questions about a variety of skin cancer issues! There are already some videos up there, so be sure to check it out.
We’re also busy getting prepared for our upcoming public forum on October 6 in Nanaimo, B.C., hosted by Dermatologist Gabrielle Weichert, and melanoma survivors Nigel Deacon and Meloney Edgehill! More information can be found on the poster below.
Here are some links we shared with you this week:
-This piece on immunotherapy in the Ottawa Citizen
-A link to the Canadian Daily UV Index Forecast
-A summary of our roundtable discussion about whether early detection and prevention in primary care can benefit patient outcomes
-This article on Entertainment Tonight Canada about Khloe Kardashian’s skin cancer scare!
-This piece on My Toba warning about the particular skin cancer risks for those over 50 years of age
-This article in the Ottawa Citizen about the hunt for immunotherapy funding
-And this lovely photo of two Save Your Skin Team members, Rose and Marion, who recently raced in Oregon wearing SYSF jerseys! Way to go, team!
Thank you for reading, and stay sun safe out there!