November 13, 2020 Virtual Fall Conference:

Skin Cancer: Interactive Scenarios & Practical Approaches for Primary Care, 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Pacific Time

Register via Learning Hub (Log-in or create an account in seconds. Once logged-in, enter Skin Cancer in the Search bar.) 
Cost: $50 all disciplines. Event Details
2.75 Mainpro+ credits. 
Questions: dilraj.mahil@bccancer.bc.ca

Agenda

Dermatology Component
13:00 – 13:05      Start and Dermatologist Introduction
13:05 – 14:35      Common Skin Cancers 
14:35 – 14:45      Break

Surgical Oncology Focus
14:45 – 14:50      Surgical Oncologist Introduction
14:50 – 15:50      Melanoma 
15:50 – 16:00      Close and Evaluation

Learning Objectives:

Dermatology focus:

  • Describe effective and practical skin cancer prevention strategies;
  • Demonstrate improved visual literacy of malignant skin lesions;
  • Determine appropriate management of common skin cancers by primary care physicians; and
  • Review principles of skin cancer screening in high risk populations.

Melanoma focus:

  • Review indications and pitfalls of sentinel lymph node biopsy for melanoma;
  • Summarize a practical approach to melanoma staging; and
  • Describe current management implications of melanoma staging and of lymph node recurrence.

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