'Watch Your Mate's Back' - Melanoma awareness

    NAME Melanoma Institute Australia.
    CANCER TYPE Melanoma
    INSTITUTION 238
    STATE New South Wales
    GRANT TYPE Other
    PROJECT TYPE Prevention

    'Watch Your Mate's Back' - Melanoma Institute Australia's School Education Program to develop and implement phase 1 of a 3 phase plan to deliver MIA's School Education Program throughout NSW, focusing on Cancer Institute NSW's 28 identified melanoma “hotspot” regions. Education is critical for Australian children given melanoma is the most common cancer among our youth. The project's goal is to drastically reduce this through targeted education, promoting prevention and early detection.