Melanoma Institute Australia hosts first SunSafe Student Ambassador Program for 2019
30 August 2019
This week, Melanoma Institute Australia hosted the first of six
The day opened with an emotional presentation by
The students did an amazing job showcasing all that they had learned and came up with their own creative way of presenting their information to their peers. We look forward to seeing how they go presenting back to their grade!
‘Please invite us back next year, a great program and initiative!’ said one teacher.
‘The girls and I walked away very inspired and motivated to enact some change at our school,’ said another.
After a highly successful pilot program last year,
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