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UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center to Host 2014 NCCN Congress Series™: Melanoma

On Saturday, June 21, 2014, the National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) will hold its 2014 Congress Series™: Melanoma at UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center in La Jolla, California.

This congress is an educational program that addresses the health care professionals’ need to be educated on current and emerging evidence-based scientific data for accurate and timely clinical evaluation of patients with melanoma. Participants will learn how to incorporate the NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology (NCCN Guidelines®) for Melanoma recommendations into their practice and gain a clear understanding of the most current treatment recommendations for melanoma.

The topics for the congress include:

  • Overview of the NCCN Guidelines® Development Process
  • Pathology Report: A Critical Basis for Treatment Decisions in Melanoma
  • Local Therapeutic Options for Patients with Stage III Melanoma
  • Advanced Melanoma: New Developments and Challenges of Novel Therapies

This educational program is designed to meet the educational needs of medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, surgical oncologists, pathologists, nurses, pharmacists, and other health care professionals who manage patients with melanoma.

To view the full agenda, or to register, visit