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Behind the Lens of Ocular Melanoma: Dr. Marcus Butler’s Insights


Join Ocumel Canada, an initiative of Save Your Skin Foundation, for an insightful webinar led by Dr. Marcus Butler, Medical Oncologist at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre. Together, we will shed light on the latest developments and advancements in the realm of ocular melanoma (OM). Ocular melanoma, a rare and challenging cancer, necessitates increased awareness, a supportive community, and improved treatment options for those affected. Register here and we will see you there!

December Patient Fireside Chat


DECEMBER TOPIC 2023 In Review: As 2023 comes to a close, let's come together for the last Fireside Chat of the year to reflect on the unique journey we've all experienced throughout the last 12 months. Whether it was a year of challenges, moments of hope, or the building of a supportive community, this Fireside Chat is an opportunity for open dialogue and the sharing of our collective narratives. Date: December 7th, 2023 Time: 5pm PT | 8pm ET Host: Kathy Barnard Location: Zoom Whether you are a patient, caregiver, survivor or advocate, we invite you to come as you are as we bid 2023 farewell with our resilient community. REGISTER TODAY!!

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I’m Living Proof

The I’m Living Proof initiative is a program intended to provide a wealth of information, resources, and support to those touched by the disease, while also connecting you to a community of survivors who have shared their stories.

This initiative is borne from Save Your Skin Founder Kathy’s desire to ensure that those diagnosed with melanoma know that surviving melanoma is possible –“I’m Living Proof.”

To connect with patients or to share your own story, visit our map and reach for the stars.

Our Story

Save Your Skin Foundation (SYSF) is a patient-led organization dedicated to the fight against non-melanoma skin cancers, melanoma, and ocular melanoma through education, advocacy, and awareness initiatives across Canada. SYSF provides a community of oncology patient and caregiver support throughout the entire continuum of care, from prevention and diagnosis to survivorship.

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Together We Can Make A Difference

Since 2006, Save Your Skin Foundation has worked to raise awareness of melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancers focusing on education, support, and improved patient care.