Melanoma can be found anywhere on the body and is often more aggressive than other types of skin cancer. In this program, Dr. Susana-Ortiz from UCSF Medical Center will discuss clinical trials that study genes to tailor treatment for melanoma, and other advances being made in melanoma treatment.
Susana Ortiz-Urda, M.D., Ph.D.
Co-director of the UCSF Melanoma Center, UCSF Medical CenterDr. Susana Ortiz-Urda is co-director of the UCSF Melanoma Center of UCSF Medical Center and is also an assistant professor of dermatology at UCSF. Dr. Ortiz-Urda treats patients with early and advanced melanoma and focuses her research on working to identify the mechanisms of early melanoma progression. She earned her medical degree and doctor at the University of Vienna in... more >