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Sun Wise SHADE Foundation Poster Contest

Landolfi, Rob

Journal of the Dermatology Nurses' Association: January/February 2013 - Volume 5 - Issue 1 - p 38–39
doi: 10.1097/JDN.0b013e31827eac26
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ABSTRACT: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the SHADE Foundation run an annual poster contest to promote awareness of skin cancer, ultraviolet radiation, and sun safety. The contest is open to K-8 students, has received over 100,000 entries, and has awarded trips to Disney World and Washington, DC, along with many other prizes.

Rob Landolfi, BS, Stratospheric Protection Division, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, District of Columbia.

Rob Landolfi works with EPA’s SunWise Program to fight skin cancer, cataracts, and other disease by teaching people about the health risks of UV exposure.

The author declares no conflicts of interest.

Correspondence concerning this article should be addressed to Rob Landolfi, BS, Stratospheric Protection Division, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20460. E-mail: Landolfi.Robert@epamail.epa.gov

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