SPOTme® in the community

In 2014, the Academy expanded its screening program thanks to a generous donation from Bristol-Myers Squibb. Through this generous gift, the Academy integrated its national skin cancer screening program with SPOTme®.

Through SPOTme®, our mission is to reduce the number of deaths from skin cancer in the United States by educating the public about skin cancer risk and providing free SPOTme® skin cancer screenings to catch skin cancer in its earliest, most treatable stages.

Below are the Academy’s community programs that are helping SPOTme® reach its goal.

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With this targeted tour, we are reaching out to venues that target white males age 50+, health and wellness interest groups, golfers, farmers, outdoor enthusiasts, and fraternal organizations.

Upcoming SPOTme® tour stops:

Date / Time
MLB Umpire Screening
Scottsdale, AZ
January 17, 2018
Golf Industry Show
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
900 E. Market Street
San Antonio, TX 78205
February 8 - 9, 2018
Minneapolis Healthy Life Expo

Minneapolis Convention Center
1301 2nd Ave. S
Minneapolis, MN 55403

March 3 - March 4, 2018
Fred Hall Expo
Del Mar Fairgrounds
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd.
Del Mar, CA 92014
March 22 - March 25, 2018


SPOTme® with the Latino community

The Latino Outreach Program seeks to bring awareness, education, and skin cancer screenings to underserved Latino populations. The goal is to educate about the risks of prolonged and unprotected exposure to the sun and provide tips on how to prevent and detect skin cancer. Current screening venues include the Ventanillas de Salud within Mexican Consulates.

Use the Academy's Find a free SPOTme® Skin Cancer Screening tool to find a screening in your area. Spanish-speaking events are indicated in the comments for available screenings.

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