The Road to Healthy Skin Tour Blog

September 16, Austin, TX: Texas Hospitality

It was a rainy day when the Road to Healthy Skin Tour made a stop at the REI store located in the Gateway shopping center in Austin, TX.  Read More

September 18 and 19, Arlington, TX: UT Students Care About Skin Cancer

The University of Texas at Arlington was the site of the 2-day screening event for the Road to Healthy Skin Tour.  Read More

September 21 and 22, Houston, TX: A Warm Welcome from Randall’s

The Road to Healthy Skin Tour stopped at the Randall’s grocery store in Austin, TX for another year in a row. Read More

  • May 22, Cheektowaga, NY: Two Suspected Melanomas Found

    Today the Tour traveled to Cheektowaga, NY, located just outside of Buffalo.  As its name suggests, the area has a rich Indian heritage and was home to the Seneca and Iroquois Indians for almost … more

  • May 19, Wethersfield, CT: A Sunny Saturday in Connecticut

    We had a great turnout at today’s event in Wethersfield, CT, and we kept Ed Benjamin, MD, very busy. This was the second year that Dr. Benjamin volunteered to work on the Tour and he screened … more

  • May 18, Cambridge, MA: Back for the Fifth Year in a Row…

    The Rite Aid in Cambridge, MA, joined the elite list of Rite Aid stores that have hosted the Tour each year since its inception five years ago. Joining us, also for the fifth year, was Caroline Kim, … more

  • May 10, Skillman, NJ: At Aveeno HQ

    Johnson & Johnson’s campus in Skillman, NJ, was Thursday’s destination and we were pleased to return and have Jeanine Downie, MD, join us again for this year’s event. Rachel … more

  • May 4, Hoboken, NJ: Seeing Old Friends in Hoboken…

    For the fifth year in a row, Adolfo Fernandez-Obregon, MD, joined us at the Rite Aid event on Willow Avenue in Hoboken, NJ. We really appreciate his ongoing support of the Tour—and for … more

  • May 3, Cedar Knolls, NJ: Gloomy Weather, Great Turnout

    At today’s event in Cedar Knolls, NJ, we were joined by Rachel Altman, MD, and Lisa Hochman, MD.  We thoroughly enjoyed working with them on last year’s Tour and were excited to have … more

  • May 1, Philadelphia: A Reunion at Rite Aid

    This was our fifth year at the Rite Aid on Bustleton Avenue in Philadelphia, and every year we look forward to working alongside Jeffrey Pollock, MD, and his wife Gale.  For most of the day we … more

  • April 30, Mechanicsburg, PA: First 2012 Stop in Pennsylvania

    It was a busy day in Mechanicsburg, PA. Apparently many people had seen the article on the front page of the Sunday newspaper, so when the doctor arrived, 50 eager patients were ready and waiting for … more

  • April 11, Duluth, GA: Two Dermatologists... MANY Patients!

    It is the fifth year of The Skin Cancer Foundation's Road to Healthy Skin Tour and on Wednesday, April 11, in Duluth, GA, we must have set a new record for the most number of people to attend a … more

  • April 9, Atlanta, GA: The Start of Our Atlanta-Area Visit

    The Road to Healthy Skin Tour made the first of three Atlanta, GA, area stops on Monday April 9 at the Rite Aid on Cumberland Parkway SE. The Tour was joined by Rutledge Forney, MD; Corrine Erikson, … more