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The Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center has an active cancer survivorship program in which our health care providers work with newly diagnosed and established patients to ensure that their life goals remain on track when possible.
Our cancer survivorship website offers cancer survivors, current patients and their caregivers information about concerns related to survivorship before, during and after cancer treatment; guides to insurance and employment; survivor research ongoing at our center; and a variety of programs and services available to survivors.
Our melanoma survivorship experts are:
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center
Dr. Lipson, a melanoma specialist, focuses on investigating new therapies for patients with various stages of melanoma, ranging from preventing disease recurrence in high-risk patients to developing innovative drug therapies for patients with advanced disease. Dr. Lipson is also the founder of Seize the Days, Inc., a non-profit organization that chronicles the stories of cancer patients who, with power and determination, find interesting and meaningful ways to add life to their days. Those stories are available online at seizethedays.org.