Skin Cancer Symposium

4th Annual Melanoma and Skin Cancer Symposium

September 15, 2018

Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center • Dallas, Texas


  • Discuss updates in genetic testing of skin cancers and how the results could affect the overall treatment plan
  • Summarize recent data from the Multicenter Selective Lymphadenectomy Trial (MSLT-2) and review the role of completion lymph node dissection for melanoma patients.
  • Review most recent recommendations for adjuvant therapy in melanoma

Program Agenda

Presentation materials, when available, maybe downloaded in pdf format. The password will be emailed to participants prior to the activity.

Saturday, September 15, 2018

  • 7:30 a.m.

    Registration and Light Breakfast

  • 8 a.m.

    Challenging Cutaneous Malignancies: Clinicopathologic Correlations

    Clay Cockerell, MD, MBA

  • 8:45 a.m.

    Role of Completion Lymph Node Dissection in Melanoma

    Tawyna Bowles, MD
    Intermountain Healthcare
    University of Utah Huntsman Cancer Institute

  • 9:30 a.m.

    Adjuvant Treatment for Melanoma

  • 10:10 a.m.


  • 10:30 a.m.

    Role of Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in Non-Melanoma Malignancies

  • 11:15 a.m.

    Interesting Case Session with Panel

  • 11:55 a.m.


  • 12:15 p.m.

    Ethics Lecture

  • 1 p.m.


Accreditation and Affiliations


The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation

The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This course has been designated .75 hour in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.

Baylor Scott & White Health System is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.



The conference is held at the Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center on the Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas campus.

The Baylor University Medical Center campus encompasses many hospital buildings, programs and office buildings. Avariety of parking options are available, including self-park, valet, covered parking and private lots.

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10th Floor Conference Center
3410 Worth St.
Dallas, TX 75246









Cancellation and Refund Policy

We request that all conference attendees pre-register to assure the availability of all conference materials. No refunds will be provided for cancellations received after August 15, 2018. Refunds will be provided to registrants who cancel their registration in writing up to August 15, 2018.

The conference organizers will not be responsible for reimbursement of airline fees and other accommodation expenses. Walk-in registrations are accepted, but we cannot guarantee seating or conference materials the day of the conference.

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