Watch the recording of the webinar launch. This report incorporates feedback from experts across the nation and also from the State of the Nation Patient and Carer survey. The report details the impact of melanoma in Australia.
Throughout May for #MelanomaSkinCancerAwarenessMonth Melanoma Patients Australia will be shining a light on a new global public awareness campaign to highlight the scale of unidentified melanoma during the last two years of the COVID pandemic.
Consumers from around Australia came together at the MPA Consumer summit to discuss the outcomes of the State of the Nation Report. MPA also launched the Spotlight on Melanoma advocacy campaign!
MPA's Nurse Brooke Kelly discussed the importance of supportive care and the services available for people with melanoma at the AMC Melanoma Patient & Carer Forum.
MIA's Dr Iris Bartula talked about dealing with anxiety and fear of recurrence at the AMC Melanoma Patient & Carer Forum.
Melanoma survivor Anne Gately shared her personal melanoma experience and wisdom at the AMC Melanoma Patient & Carer Forum.
Prof Georgina Long AO presented at the AMC Melanoma Patient & Carer Forum held in November 2021 as part of the Australasian Melanoma Conference. She gave insights into the promising future of advanced melanoma treatment.
Prof Mark Smithers AM (Queensland Melanoma Project, Princess Alexandra Hospital) provided a background on melanoma early detection and treatment at the 2021 AMC Melanoma Patient & Carer Forum.