The Skin Cancer Foundation Journal

MAY 2015

The 2012 edition of The Skin Cancer Foundation Journal features medically reviewed, reader-friendly articles such as tanning, the increasing incidence of skin cancer diagnoses among young women, & the prevalence of melanoma among white males over 50.

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1 0 9 For the latest information and updates go to: The Skin Cancer Foundation's biannual World Congress on Cancers of the Skin took place at the Edinburgh International Confer- ence Centre in September 2014. Since 1983, the Foundation has sponsored the conference for medical skin cancer specialists from around the world. This year, 1,024 delegates from 56 countries attended the Congress. Our local partners, including the British Association of Dermatology, did a superb job of organizing; 171 abstracts from the Con- gress were accepted and published in the British Journal of Dermatology. Media coverage of scientif c papers garnered almost 10 million media impressions in the United Kingdom and the United States. Several off cers of the Foundation—all dermatologists— attended the conference, including Drs. Perry Robins, Allan C. Halpern, Deborah S. Sarnoff, C. William Hanke, Ronald Moy, Rex Amonette, and Leonard Goldberg. XV WORLD CONGRESS ON CANCERS OF THE SKIN A REAL STANDOUT SUCCESS Above Off cers of The Skin Cancer Foundation Right Foundation President Perry Robins, MD, opened the conference.

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