Guest: Dr. Michael Rich
Guest Bio: Dr. Michael Rich is the Founding President of the Skin and Cancer Foundation of Victoria. It is a Centre of Dermatology Training and is closely affiliated with the University of Melbourne and St. Vincent’s Hospital. Dr. Rich heads the High-Risk Melanoma unit at the Skin and Cancer Foundation, which is associated with the Victorian Melanoma Unit, and also heads the laser clinic there.
Segment Overview: The amount of skin exposure under the sun in the first 16 years of one’s life has an effect in later years and this could lead to melanoma. Dr. Michael Rich elaborates on this topic as he shares his knowledge in this segment.