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Melanoma Awareness Month

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May is Melanoma Awareness Month.

Dr. Misbah Khan, clinical professor of dermatology at Weill Cornell Medical College, discussed the importance of getting screened for skin cancer.

She demonstrated a screening method using a new machine called Confocal. Dr. Khan used the device to screen Greg Kelly for skin cancer.

Weill Cornell Dermatology is holding a free skin cancer screening clinic on E. 70th St. and York Ave. on May 17, from 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

No appointment necessary and no insurance is required.

 

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