The Borstein Family Foundation Melanoma Program Cordially Invites You…
Living with Melanoma
A free public conference designed for patients and their families
YouTube Live-stream: Register today!
The form below is for registrants who will not be attending in-person.
Time: 8:50 AM to 2:00 PM (includes Q&A at 1:00 PM after speaker presentations.)
Live Event Location: Saint John’s Health Center Foundation
Click here to register for in-person attendance.
Address: Saint John’s Health Center Foundation
2221 Santa Monica Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90404 (Map)
Speakers and Discussion Points
8:50 – 9:00 AM:
Welcome and Introduction
Dr. Richard Essner and Dr. Kim Margolin
Providence, Saint John’s Health Center
9:00 – 9:30 AM:
Melanoma in situ: What is it?
Presenter: Dr. Richard Bennett
Clinical Professor of Dermatology, UCLA
9:30 – 10:00 AM:
Desmoplastic Melanoma: Why is it So Sensitive to Immunotherapy?
Presenter: Dr. Zeynep Eroglu
Medical Oncologist, Cutaneous Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center
10:00 – 10:30 AM:
Exploring Staging and Prognosis in Oncology
Presenter: Dr. Mohammed Kashani-Sabet
Medical Director, Oncology Service Line, Sutter Health, San Francisco, CA
10:30 – 11:00 PM: Break
11:00 – 11:30 AM:
Uveal Melanoma: A Different Disease?
Presenter: Dr. Jose Lutzky
Director of Cutaneous Oncology & Medical Director of Clinical Trials, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center
11:30 – 12:00 PM:
Navigating Immunotherapy Toxicities
Presenter: Dr. Mary Carroll, DNP, FNP-C, OCN
City of Hope Medical Center
12:00 – 12:30 PM:
Mastering Wound Graft Care: Insights and Strategies
Presenter: Melody Simanian
Physician Assistant, Providence Saint John’s Health Center
12:30 – 1:00 PM:
Patient Panel – Interactive Q&A Session