Melanoma Summitt Friday, 2 November 2018

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2018 New Zealand Melanoma Summit - 2-3 November 2018, Auckland

Join health professionals who are passionate about reducing the incidence and impact of melanoma in New Zealand for the fifth national Melanoma Summit in Auckland on 2-3 November 2018.

The Summit is a unique and important opportunity to examine and discuss the latest developments in melanoma control, identify priorities for action for New Zealand and connect melanoma expertise across the country.

New Zealand has one of the highest rates of melanoma incidence in the world.

Speakers

The Summit programme features experts recognised internationally for their contribution to melanoma control, as well as workshops on prevention, diagnosis, clinical management and research.  Overseas speakers include:

  • Associate Professor Cliff Rosendahl- a primary care practitioner with expertise in skin cancer and dermatoscopy
  • Professor John Kelly- a dermatologist and founder of the Victorian Melanoma Service
  • Professor John Thompson- a surgical oncologist recognised for his leadership in developing the sentinel node biopsy technique
  • Doctor Donna Milne- an advanced practice nurse with the Skin and Melanoma Service and a clinical nurse researcher

 

View a flyer here

For further information and to register visit http://www.melnet.org.nz/2018-melanoma-summit