Patients and their family members have an opportunity to receive the following types of skin cancer detection and prevention education from a health educator:
- Information about the damaging effects of ultraviolet radiation exposure and how to reduce these effects
- Information on sun protection, including sunscreen and protective clothing
- How to do a skin self-examination
To learn more about the Patient Education activities at the Skin Cancer Institute, contact Lisa Quale at (520) 626-1074 or toll free at 1-(888) 724-2749. If you are a physician working in the Tucson area, we can work with you to develop patient education materials for your practice.