Klein Buendel is a proud North American organizer and host of the 4th International Conference on UV and Skin Cancer Prevention being held May 1-4, 2018 in Toronto, Canada. The 2018 conference is being organized by a joint planning committee of skin cancer prevention experts in Canada and the United States from Ryerson University in Toronto, the Canadian Dermatology Association, and Klein Buendel.
The UV and Skin Cancer Prevention conferences provide an innovative scientific program that showcases the work of the international skin cancer prevention community. The previous conferences have been held in Copenhagen, Denmark (2011), Berlin, Germany (2013), and Melbourne, Australia (2015) and have attracted international experts in skin cancer prevention, UV radiation science, dermatology, allied behavioral and clinical disciplines and members of the environmental planning and design communities who are working in the field of UV and skin cancer prevention. The conferences have been organized by local planning committees dedicated to advancing skin cancer prevention.
The Toronto conference will feature multiple concurrent sessions and poster sessions addressing primary and secondary prevention, school settings, worksites, shade design, sun safety campaigns, indoor tanning trends, sunscreen, and more.
Special plenary sessions will address:
- New Research Methods for Skin Cancer Prevention
- Issues in Dissemination of Skin Cancer Prevention Interventions
- Second Generation Audiences for Skin Cancer Prevention
- Environmental Issues in Skin Cancer Prevention
- Screening for Skin Cancer Prevention
Four additional workshops will be held on May 1st:
- Sun Safety and Skin Health in Youth
- Young Adulthood Physical Activity
- Skin Smart Campus
- Online, Mobile, and Social Media Interventions
To see the program-at-a-glance, speakers, and registration information, visit…