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MELBOURNE 2016 Melanoma Information Forum – August 26

Created: Sunday, 10 July 2016 11:49:21

Please join us in MELBOURNE for a Melanoma Information Forum at the new Peter Mac building on August 26 from 4 – 6.30pm.

We will be joined by patients sharing their personal experiences and leading experts including Professors Grant McArthur, Jonathan Cebon and David Gyorki,  as we discuss the latest updates and insights into treating and living with melanoma. There will also be plenty of...

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MPA Gala Dinner 2016

Created: Friday, 1 July 2016 03:21:14

MPA is holding our Annual Gala Dinner on Friday 22nd July in Brisbane.  We warmly welcome you to join us in celebrating MPA’s 10 years!  Please click below for the further information and ticket purchase.

MPA Gala Ball 2016 Invitation


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2016 National Melanoma Awards

Created: Thursday, 30 June 2016 02:03:22

The MPA National Melanoma Awards recognise the nation’s greatest contributions to reducing the impact of melanoma on all Australians. Nominations are invited in each of the categories below:

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2016 Gala Ball – Celebrate with Colour for MPA’s 10 Year Anniversary

Created: Wednesday, 1 June 2016 01:19:20

Win an overnight Decadence Package at Rydges Southbank by entering MPA’s Facebook competition (QLD residents only)

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Townsville Melanoma Information Forum

Created: Thursday, 28 April 2016 01:37:13

Join us for breakfast and hear the latest information about melanoma on Saturday 7th May from 8:30am to 10:30am at the Mercure Hotel, Townsville.

Expert speakers including Prof. Mark Smithers and Dr. Megan Lyle will provide updates on treatments and surgery along with insights about dealing with a melanoma diagnosis.  Patient stories will be shared and there will be plenty of time to ask the expe...

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National Melanoma Awards

Created: Tuesday, 20 October 2015 02:07:56

On Friday night MPA hosted the inaugural National Melanoma Awards. The awards celebrate and recognise the efforts of those making significant contributions to ease the burden of melanoma on all Australians.

Winner of the Outstanding Medical Professional of the year Grant McArthur could not attend but sent this message; “I have won many awards in my career but this awards is very special as ...

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Brisbane Melanoma Information Forum

Created: Tuesday, 13 October 2015 02:38:36

Please join us on October 31 (12.15 – 4 pm) for an Information session featuring Professor Mark Smithers, Professor David Whiteman, Dr Victoria Atkinson, Sylvia Burns, Dr Philippa Youl together with patients that will share their melanoma experiences.

Registration is Open Now!

Ph: Dominique Longshaw 36345138
E: cancersupportservices@cancerqld.org.au
Or visit http://www....

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Melbourne Melanoma Breakfast Forum

Created: Tuesday, 8 September 2015 12:23:32

Melbourne Melanoma Breakfast Forum

Join us for breakfast and learn about the latest melanoma information. Expert speakers will provide updates regarding the latest in research and treatment along with insights about survivorship and patients will share their melanoma experiences. The experts will also be available to answer your questions.
We hope to see you there!


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2015 Gala Dinner

Created: Friday, 31 July 2015 12:05:43

We invite everyone to come along on a Journey With Us on October 16 for a night to celebrate and remember those affected By melanoma GALA DINNER TICKETS AVAILABLE NOW


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The National Melanoma Awards

Created: Thursday, 16 July 2015 02:32:35

The National Melanoma Awards 16 October 2015 at the MPA Gala Dinner

Melanoma is the most serious type of skin cancer. More than 12,500 Australians are diagnosed with melanoma each year and more than 1,500 of those diagnosed will die. Melanoma is predominantly caused by exposure to UV radiation in sunlight and, if detected early, is nearly 100% curable. MPA would like to recognise the nation’s gr...

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Created: Tuesday, 22 July 2014 10:30:54

MPA VIC Melbourne Region GROUP MEETING – Will be meeting the first Thursday of Every month. the first meeting will commence on Thursday 4th of September Docklands Library commencing at 7.30pm. Patients,Family,Carers and the community are all welcom...

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Cancer Patient Education 2014

Created: Tuesday, 22 July 2014 09:59:10

Cancer on the Coast

Created: Tuesday, 3 June 2014 01:18:24

A Free Community Cancer Information Forum will be hosted on Friday 20 June 2014 at the Gold Coast Exhibition and Convention Centre for people affected by melanoma, lung cancer and asbestos related conditions (including mesothelioma) with presentations by some of Australia’s leading medical specialists and researchers in skin cancer and asbestos diseases.

This free event is being organised by...

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New Farm Parkrun Supporting MPA Members

Created: Tuesday, 18 March 2014 11:19:34

New Farm Parkrun has gotten behind MPA to promote awareness of melanoma.  MPA members from the Brisbane group will be in attendance at the New Farm Park Parkrun this Sat March 22nd from 6.30am. to register please visit: http://www.parkrun.com.au/newfarm/


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MPA Melanoma Awareness March Sunshine Coast 30 March 2014

Created: Wednesday, 12 March 2014 12:32:43

Link to register for the MPA Melanoma Awareness March 2014:



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Beer inCider Social Club supporting MPA

Created: Tuesday, 11 February 2014 04:01:41

GCSC FREE Consumer Forum in Brisbane 24 November 2013

Created: Saturday, 23 November 2013 12:35:17

There is still time to register and join MPA and the Cancer Council Qld for a Free Consumer Forum as part of the Global Controversies and Advances in Skin Cancer Conference.

Regsistrations: http://www.gc-sc.org/consumerforum/


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Skin Deep

Created: Tuesday, 19 November 2013 11:56:00

To mark the beginning of Skin Cancer Action Week, melanoma survivor Monica Zanetti is launching her film Skin Deep Read more

Show Some Skin @the Hoo Ha Bar South Brisbane 1 Dec

Created: Thursday, 14 November 2013 03:11:39

Dedicated MPA Members Francis and his crew are hosting “Show Some Skin” a fun evening to raise awareness of melanoma and funds for MPA. There will be open bar, live music and free tattly tattoos so you can show some skin for Skin Cancer awareness @ the Hoo Ha Bar South Brisbane 1 December: Read more

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