General Practice Education - Melanoma Update 2021

Posted 1 Sep 2021.

Event Date: Tuesday 12 October, 2021
Time:6.00 - 8.30pm
Venue:McCusker Auditorium, Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research, 6 Verdun Street Nedlands
Target Audience: Open to GP’s, Practice Nurses, Allied Health Professionals
Registration information:Registrations are essential
Contact Details:e:
p: (08) 9388 4313

Melanoma Update 2021

6.00pm - Registration and light meal
6.30pm - Welcome & introductions
6.35pm - Presentations

WAKMAS: Who are we? Why are we here? Introduction to the new clinic format
Dr Mark Hanikeri | Clinical Associate Professor and Specialist Plastic Surgeon

How do I refer a patient to WAKMAS, and what resources are available online?
Stacey Coke | Acting Clinical Nurse Coordinator

What services do Cancer Council offer your melanoma patients? 
Scott Van Dort | Support Services Coordinator

The suspicious skin lesion: Who and how to examine, what to look for, and how to biopsy
Dr Ernest Tan| Dermatologist

Surgical management of primary melanoma in the era of adjuvant treatments
Dr Rob Owen | Plastic Surgeon

Adjuvant treatment for Melanoma: Now and what's on the horizon
Dr Peter Lau| Medical Oncologist

Melanoma biobanking: What is it and might it influence future treatments?
Professor Jonas Nilsson | Chair of Melanoma Discovery

8.20pm - Questions and discussion
8.30pm - Event close

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