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      Your Skin in the High Desert: Risks, benefits, and how to stay safe in Albuquerque


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      November 5, 2019

      Tuesday   6:30 PM

      6400 Wyoming Boulevard Northeast
      Albuquerque, New Mexico 87109

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      Your Skin in the High Desert: Risks, benefits, and how to stay safe

      New Mexico around 300+ days of sunshine every year. While this can have significant benefits for your health and well-being, it also contributes to one of the highest rates of life-threatening skin cancers in the country. However, with appropriate sun protection and early skin cancer detection, your risk can be dramatically reduced. Join expert UNM School of Medicine faculty as they teach you how to identify signs of sun damage and protect your skin while enjoying our beautiful climate. ​ Featured Speakers:  Naiara S. Barbosa, M.D.- Assistant Professor, Clinician Educator, Department of Dermatology Marianne Berwick, Ph.D. – Professor Emeritus, Department of Internal Medicine John R. Durkin, M.D. – Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology

      Categories: Health & Wellness

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