Huntsman Cancer Institute | Salt Lake City, UT - September 14, 2019
(Co-hosted by Huntsman Cancer Institute)
Date: Saturday – September 14, 2019
Time: 8:00am – 12:00pm (MDT)
Huntsman Cancer Institute
Research South Building
J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott Foundation Auditorium
2000 Circle of Hope
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
Please park in the Visitor Parking outside of the Huntsman Cancer Hospital. In the parking garage, take the elevators to Level 5 (ground level). Walk east to the North Research Building (the building with The Point), and enter the lobby. Continue through the lobby and outside toward the next building, the Primary Children’s and Families’ Cancers Research Center (or also called Research South). Enter the lobby through the double doors.
AIM’s Living With Melanoma Symposiums bring together leading medical and wellness professionals with people affected by melanoma to learn, connect, and share. Whether you are recently diagnosed, are in treatment, or have completed treatment, this is the place for you!
Remember you can join us via live streaming from the comfort of your home. Live streaming allows you to watch and listen to the symposiums in real time, giving you access to the information presented at each cancer center.
Welcome and Introduction
What is melanoma, and why is it the most dangerous skin cancer?
Understanding your melanoma pathology report
Why sentinel lymph node biopsies are still relevant in 2019
How does immunotherapy work and how does one manage their side effects?
Update on intralesional treatments for melanoma
Options for stage II and stage III melanoma: Factors when considering a plan that is right for you.
Basic science discovery to new melanoma therapies. What does the future hold?
Sunscreens, do they work and are they safe?
The patient perspective
Questions & answers
Bagels and coffee will be provided.
If you have any questions, please email sguild@AIMatMelanoma.org.