This website is a service
of Klein Buendel Inc., a member of the Colorado Cancer Coalition. The purpose of this site is
to provide the public with information and tools they need to create and
maintain effective sun safe practices.
This website was created by
Klein Buendel, Inc. of Golden, Colorado. All of the content on
this website has been reviewed and edited by skin cancer experts on
Colorado's Skin Cancer Task Force.
Funding for this project was provided by the Comprehensive Cancer Prevention and Control Program (CCPC), the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Grant #OEFLAPPG and #FLA00096), and the National Cancer Institute (Grant #CA100285 and #CA134705).
Colorado Cancer Coalition
Cancer Coalition is a unique gathering of organizations and individuals with interest in the prevention and control of cancer in Colorado. The Coalition dedicates itself to achieve increased prevention, research, early detection, and improved treatment of cancer for all Coloradoans in the coming decade. Representatives of partnering organizations meet regularly through the Colorado Cancer Coalition’s task forces to review cancer risk factors and mortality data, share existing program efforts, develop collaborative objectives, and identify and implement prevention strategies.
Colorado Skin Cancer Task Force
The Colorado Skin Cancer Task
Force is a sub-committee of the Colorado Cancer Coalition. Its goal
is to reduce skin cancer rates through education and awareness efforts
in communities across Colorado. Members include local business leaders,
public health educators, cancer prevention researchers, dermatologists,
and other medical professionals.
Klein Buendel, Inc.
Buendel is a small, multimedia research company in Golden made up
of health educators, artists, programmers, researchers and teachers.
Our diverse backgrounds enable us to have a thorough understanding of
the projects we undertake. Our common interest in health education unites
us to produce effective education and training materials that have a
positive impact on our community.