Melanoma skin cancer (AJP November 2020)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: AJP
Author: Marissa Ryan

CPD Credits: 2


Designed to give an overview of melanoma skin cancer including risk factors, signs and symptoms, stages, diagnosis, and treatment.

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:

  1. describe the burden of melanoma skin cancer in Australia;
  2. describe the risk factors, signs and symptoms, aetiology, and stages of melanoma skin cancer;
  3. outline the diagnosis and treatment of melanoma skin cancer.

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 2.2, 3.1, 3.2, 3.6

Accreditation number: A2010AJP2   Accreditation expires: 01/10/2022

This activity has been accredited for 1.0 hour of Group One CPD (or 1.0 CPD credit) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan, which may be converted to 1.0 hour of Group Two CPD (or 2.0 CPD credits) upon successful completion of the associated assessment activity.