Patients with melanoma and their families are invited to hear leading experts discuss emerging therapies, the importance of clinical trials and innovation in research. Guests will have a chance to ask questions and meet with others affected by melanoma.
The Lurie Cancer Center will host this program in partnership with AIM at Melanoma, an organization committed to promoting melanoma education and research. Learn more about the resources they provide by visiting their website at AIMatMelanoma.org.
Register online here. Walk-ins welcome.
President, AIM at Melanoma
Melanoma: Introduction to Evolution, Diagnosis, and Treatment
Mary Martini, MD
Risk Factors & Predisposition
Jennifer Choi, MD
Mutations & Genetic Factors
Pedram Gerami, MD
Surgical Treatment: Resection & Repair
Simon Yoo, MD
Surgical Treatment: Reason for Sentinel Node Biopsy
Jeffrey Wayne, MD
Finding Concerning Spots on Your Skin & Your Relative's Skin
June Robinson, MD
Personalized Care for Advanced Disease
Sunandana Chandra, MD, MS
What Are Clinical Trials
Clinical Trials Education Specialist
Supportive Oncology for Melanoma Patients
Melanie Smith, MD
The Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Building is located on the corner of Superior Street and Fairbanks Court. Please enter from the doors on Superior Street.
Discounted parking will be available for this event at Northwestern Memorial Hospital's Huron/St.Clair Garage, 222 E. Huron St, one block away (Google map). Parking passes can be purchased for $7 at event check-in.
View a printable map with directions from the parking garage to the Lurie Research Building.