Klein Buendel to Co-Host the 4th International Conference on UV and Skin Cancer Prevention

Dr. Barbara Walkosz - Monday, 14 August 2017 09:21

Online abstract submissions are now being accepted for the 4th International Conference on UV and Skin Cancer Prevention, being held from May 1-4, 2018, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.


Klein Buendel, Inc. is a proud North American organizer and host of the 4th International Conference on UV and Skin Cancer Prevention along with Ryerson University in Toronto and the Canadian Dermatology Association. Previous conferences have been held in Copenhagen, Denmark, Berlin, Germany, and Melbourne, Australia.

The conference organizers are now accepting abstracts for presentations. The Call for Abstract Instructions may be viewed on the conference website. The deadline for submissions is November 30, 2017.

UV Conference Objectives

  • Bring together the leading international researchers and practitioners in skin cancer prevention to showcase the latest research findings and best practices in community-based interventions.
  • Create collaborative opportunities between the skin cancer prevention community and allied disciplines such as urban planners, architects, and radiation scientists.
  • Respond to current concerns about gaps in the skin cancer prevention literature.
  • Foster discussions about innovative emerging directions in skin cancer prevention research and practice.

Who Should Plan to Attend

Interested participants will include behavioral and radiation scientists, epidemiologists, policy makers, public health advocates, general practitioners, dermatologists, and related clinicians and participants with a specialty in environmental health, as well as design professionals (architects, landscape architects, arborists, urban designers and planners). All participants will have an interest in skin cancer prevention by creating environments, promoting lifestyles, changing clinical practices and influencing health policy.

Visit and bookmark the conference website (www.uvandskincancer2018.org) for more information and to submit your abstract. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Conference Secretariat at secretariat@uvandskincancer2018.org.


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