Providence Cancer Institute shares updates on advances in care for melanoma patients

In early October, Providence Cancer Institute of Oregon and AIM at Melanoma Foundation held a virtual patient education event for people with melanoma, plus their family and friends.

Watch full presentations here

Talks included: 

  • "Basics of Clinical Trials,” presented by Chris Fountain, RN, Clinician-Research, Providence Cancer Institute (video)

  • “Case Studies Illustrating Recent Advances in Medical Care,” presented by Brendan D. Curti, M.D., Medical Oncologist, Medical Director, Providence Melanoma Program, Providence Cancer Institute (video)

  • “New Treatments Under Development in Melanoma,” presented by Matthew H. Taylor, M.D., Medical Oncologist, Co-Medical Director, Providence Melanoma Program, Providence Cancer Institute (video)

  • “Communication with Family & Friends,” presented by Dawn Brucker, LCSW, OSW-C, Oncology Social Worker, Providence Cancer Institute (video)

We host a variety of classes, educational talks, and other events throughout the year. Learn more at providence.org.

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