Posts Tagged ‘skin cancer prevention’

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.


Sun Safe Workplaces: The Promotion of Occupational Sun Safety Policy

Klein Buendel - Friday, 7 July 2017 03:03

Workplaces provide promising venues for programs to prevent chronic disease and acute injury.  Recently, KB investigators, David Buller, Mary Buller, Rachel Eye and Barbara Walkosz, and colleagues published a paper in the American Journal of Health Promotion on the results of Sun Safe Workplaces, a program that promoted the adoption of occupational sun protection policies to government organizations in Colorado.


sunZapp: Real-Time Sun Protection

Klein Buendel - Wednesday, 24 May 2017 01:46

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month and a good time to think about how you are protecting your skin from the sun. sunZapp, a mobile app from KB, can help.


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Sun Protection Practices Used at Vacation Venues

Klein Buendel - Wednesday, 17 May 2017 08:11

Vacationers, who are engaged in outdoor activities, often do not take the time to protect themselves from harmful ultraviolet radiation, and their desire to have “fun in the sun” makes interventions for sun safety challenging.


Pilot Test of a Sun Safety Program for the Tattoo Community

Dr. Barbara Walkosz - Wednesday, 12 April 2017 01:29

Results from a pilot test of a sun safety program for the tattoo community was presented by Dr. Barbara Walkosz from Klein Buendel at the 38th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine in San Diego, California in early April.