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SPOT Skin Cancer™ stories

SPOT Skin Cancer™ helps reduce the incidence of skin cancer and save lives by supporting the AAD’s skin cancer education, awareness, and prevention programs and services.

Learn more about the impact of this initiative by reading the stories below.

Stephanie Choi (medical student) participated in skin cancer screening event.
Helping make free skin cancer screenings accessible for all

Stephanie Choi, a medical student at UMass Memorial Medical Center, sought to bring dermatology care to the underserved.

Susan Boiko, MD, FAAD screens a participant while VCC staff look on
Providing free skin cancer screenings and sun safety tips

AAD member Susan Boiko, MD, volunteered to screen patients during Skin Cancer Awareness Month.

Christine Kannler, MD
They fight fires, she fights cancer

Margaret Snyder, MD shares the story of how she got involved screening firefighters with her colleague Christine Kannler, MD.

Robinson Primary School, Shade Structure Grant recipient
Shading America

AAD Shade Structures bring shade to a growing number of local communities every year. Learn more about the impact of this grant program by reading these stories.

Support SPOT Skin Cancer™

The SPOT Skin Cancer™ initiative helps reduce the incidence of skin cancer and saves lives by building shade structures, providing free skin cancer screenings, and installing sunscreen dispensers. Learn more about how you can get involved.

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