The community is invited to a Lunch and Learn workshop entitled “Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Melanoma,” from 12 – 1 p.m. on Friday, August 28, at Pardee Hospital, located at 800 North Justice Street in Hendersonville. This workshop will discuss Melanoma including the different types of moles, the role of sunscreen, and why tanning beds should be avoided.
Presenter, Stergios Moschos, M.D., is a Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. He received his medical degree in 1997 at the University of Athens, Greece. He completed his Internal Medicine residency training in 2002 at Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Boston, MA and his clinical fellowship training in Hematology/Oncology in 2005 at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC). He came to UNC, Chapel Hill in 2012. Dr. Moschos is a melanoma physician-scientist specializing in melanoma research and treatment.
This free community event will be located in the Video Conference Room on the ground floor of Pardee Hospital. Directional signs will be posted at the main entrance as well as the parking garage. A complimentary light lunch will be provided.
For more information or to register, please call (828) 696-1341. Seating is limited and registration is requested by 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, August 25.
The Comprehensive Cancer Center at Pardee offers the latest cancer treatment technology available today while focusing on a commitment to patient-centered care. This is done by providing compassionate care for all patients and their families. Their efforts are focused on research, providing quality care close to home, education and offering cancer screenings throughout the community. The mission of the Comprehensive Cancer Center at Pardee is to support the National Cancer Institute’s goal to ultimately eliminate suffering and death due to cancer in Henderson County and western North Carolina.
The UNC Cancer Network seeks to improve cancer care and support across the state of North Carolina through the integration of cancer support programs. These programs include telemedicine, patient navigation and clinical research. Our affiliation with the Comprehensive Cancer Center at Pardee allows the community to receive world class cancer care right here in Henderson County.