SPOTS: Sun Protection Outreach Teaching by Students

SPOTS Resource Page

How do I Find...?

This page contains contact information for a wide range of resources and institutions that can provide further information about skin cancer and sun protection.


Washington University School of Medicine Resources
Siteman Cancer Center

Department of Dermatology: Washington University School of Medicine

Skin Cancer Atlases
DermAtlas (Johns Hopkins University)

Internet Dermatology Society Electronic Textbook of Dermatology

Loyola University Chicago Skin Cancer Atlas

Medscape Dermatology Library

Skin Cancer Clinical Trials
Center Watch

Melanoma Hope Network

Skin Cancer Medical Educational Sites
American Academy of Dermatology

American Skin Association

DermNet NZ


John Wayne Cancer Institute

Mayo Clinic

M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

MedLine Plus

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

National Cancer Data Base

National Cancer Institute

National Center for Biotechnology Information

National Comprehensive Cancer Network

National Institutes of Health, Health Information


Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results

Texas Medical Association

University of Michigan Department of Dermatology

Skin Cancer Causes

Skin Cancer Organizations
American Cancer Society

Melanoma Hope Network

Melanoma Patient’s Information Page
PatNet (online patient network)

Melanoma Research Foundation

National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention

Skin Cancer Foundation

Skin Cancer Programs
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Guidelines for School Programs to Prevent Cancer

Skin Cancer Prevention - Center for a Healthy Maryland

Environmental Protection Agency

PoolCool (University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine)

SHADE Foundation

SunSmart Australia

Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults

Additional Resources
General Skincare Guide - Student-friendly!