Melanoma International Foundation
Last Modified: April 10, 2006
Conference Dates: May 6, 2006, 9AM
Conference Location: Philadelphia (Villanova University), Phoenix (The Phoenix Zoo), and Seattle (Lake Sammamish Park)
Sponsoring Group: Melanoma International Foundation
Conference Web Page URL: http://www.melanomainternational.org/
Topics Covered: MAY 6th, 2006, Melanoma International Walkathon & 5K Race. The Kid's Dash starts at 9am, once around the track inside the Pavillion. 9:15 the runners start the 5k race around the campus of Villanova with a finish on the track inside the Pavillion. Then the two mile walk starts at 10am on the track Health expo with free melanoma screening, massage, and much more begins at 9.
Conference Objectives: There will be 5k Races in Philadelphia and Phoenix and Kids Dash to all take place Saturday, May 6, 2006. Health expos at all three include free melanoma/skin cancer screening
Who Should Attend: Everyone!
Conference Fees: See website for fees
Continuing Education: No
Miscellany: Walkers are encouraged to start a team! See website for more information.
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