Epidemiologist warns of GP skills shortage as melanoma rates expected to rise

By Clancy Balen
Updated May 21 2022 - 11:05pm, first published 8:00pm
UPSKILL: Sunsmart program cancer prevention officer Ashlee Walker and The Hub skin cancer doctor. Picture: Phillip Biggs

A national medical congress has warned that Australia is facing a skills shortage to deal with the predicted rise in melanoma rates over the next 20 years.