Skin Cancer Institute taking steps to increase melanoma awareness with the Safe from the Sun Walkathon

Skin Cancer Institute taking steps to increase melanoma awareness with the Safe from the Sun Walkathon

The Skin Cancer Institute is partnering with the Melanoma International Foundation to host the Safe from the Sun Walkathon for Melanoma Awareness on Saturday, Oct. 10. The two-mile late afternoon walk, health and wellness expo and free skin cancer screening event will raise funds to support melanoma research, prevention programming and patient support services. The event will be held at the Arizona Cancer Center at UMC North, 3838 N. Campbell Ave. from 3 to 6 p.m.

To register or find out more about the walkathon, visit www.azskincancerinstitute.org

Information also is available from Denise Spartonos, community outreach coordinator, at dspartonos@azcc.arizona.edu or (520) 626-1037.