Skin Cancer

Skin Cancer

Task Force

Task Force Mission

Welcome to the Skin Cancer Task Force page.

1) To increase awareness about sun safety and skin cancer prevention through community outreach and educational events.

2) To decrease rates of melanoma and keratinocyte carcinomas across the state of Colorado.

Meeting Information

  • Date

    2nd Tuesday of the month

  • Time

    2:00 pm Mountain Time

  • Address

    Denver VA Neurology Conference Room

    1055 Clermont Street – Room 6a-121

    Denver, CO 80220

Co-Chair Information

Jessica S. Mounessa, BS, Co-Chair

Jessica S. Mounessa, BS, Co-Chair

Dermatology Research Fellow, University of Colorado Hospital Medical Student, SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine
Robert P. Dellavalle, MD, PhD, MSPH, Co-Chair

Robert P. Dellavalle, MD, PhD, MSPH, Co-Chair

Associate Professor of Dermatology and Public Health University of Colorado School of Medicine Colorado School of Public Health

Member Organizations coming soon….

Task Force Action Plan

The Task Force created a 2 year Action Plan in May 2016. Check out the latest progress by clicking the button below.

Sign Up for the Skin Cancer Task Force

Use the button below to sign up for updates from the Skin Cancer Task Force and the Colorado Cancer Coalition.

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Task Force Meeting Minutes

Skin Cancer Task Force Current Work

Visit the Sun Safe Colorado Facebook page for current happenings.

Skin Cancer Task Force Successes

CDC Success Story – Specialized Photography Promotes Sun Safety in Colorado

This year, we expect to staff over 15 community events! At these events, our team has conducted skin cancer checks, provided information on skin cancer prevention, distributed sunscreen, and educated participants through powerful images that instantly reveal areas of sun damage.