​Skin Cancer in the Elderly: an online course

Skin Cancer in the Elderly: an online course

Saturday 19 August 2023
8.30 am – 12.30 pm
Zoom webinar

New Zealand continues to have the highest skin cancer incidence and mortality rates in the world, and our elderly population is most at risk. 

This online course will:

  • improve your recognition of suspicious lesions in elderly patients
  • improve your understanding of best practice management options for melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancers at early and advanced stages
  • highlight factors that should be taken into consideration when determining a clinical management plan for an elderly skin cancer patient
  • provide practical advice for wound care and support. 

A must-do course for primary care practitioners and those who provide health care services to residential care facilities. 

The cost to attend the course is $80 (including GST). All registrants will have access to the course recording for six months following the event. 

Registration for the course has now closed.

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The course has been endorsed by RNZCGP and has been approved for up to 3.5 CME credits for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) purposes. 


With thanks to our generous sponsor


Need more information?

Please email melnet@melnet.org.nz if you have any questions about this course.