Morsani College of Medicine

Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery

Archive for the Melanoma Category

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month
May 2, 2013

By: Brendan McLaughlin TAMPA – The broad expanse of 63-year-old Richard Partyka’s back is a rough neighborhood, covered with scar tissue from his many run-ins with with Dr. Christopher Nelson. “These are where he had spots cut out. ┬áThis was the melanoma,” said Dr. Nelson, USF’s director of dermatology research clinic, pointing out the healed incisions on Partyka’s freckled skin. […]

Detecting Melanoma in darker complexions
July 29, 2010

New cancer drug
June 8, 2010

New cancer drug.