Events

A laptop computer during a virtual conference with a speaker on the screen

Oregon vs. Melanoma — Uniting to Defeat Deadly Skin Cancer

Date: Tuesday, May 10th
Time: Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Place: Virtual conference

Join us for a free virtual event in honor of Skin Cancer Awareness Month (May). Hear from OHSU melanoma skin cancer experts and project teams to get an overview of efforts being taken to defeat deadly skin cancer in Oregon, and how you can be involved.

Featuring:
Sancy Leachman, M.D., Ph.D., Professor and Chair, OHSU Dermatology; Director, Melanoma Program, Knight Cancer Institute
Elizabeth Berry, M.D., Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Director, Multidisciplinary Pigmented Lesion Clinic at OHSU
Alexander Witkowski, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Dermatology Co-director, Skin Cancer Imaging Center at OHSU
Joanna Ludzik, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Dermatology, Co-director, Skin Cancer Imaging Center at OHSU
Alexandra Verdieck, M.D., Assistant Professor of Family Medicine, School of Medicine
Autumn Schafer, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Journalism and Communication, University of Oregon
Samantha Guild, J.D., President, AIM at Melanoma Foundation

(and many more)

2022 Steps Against Melanoma Walk

Date: Saturday, May 7, 2022
Time: 8 a.m. — registration opens; 9:45 — walk ceremony begins
Place: Laurelhurst Park, Portland, Ore.

Join us in walking to honor all of those who have been affected by melanoma, while raising awareness and funds for skin cancer research! Walk solo, or create a team!

For more info, to register, visit Steps Against Melanoma Portland Walk.

Robin Zimmerman, Coordinator of Portland Oregon Steps Against Melanoma Virtual Walk, shares the reasons why he walks (recorded for a past year's event).

Past events:

To view recaps from previous War on Melanoma events, please visit our Past Events page.