The Healthy Dose

Expert insights from UArizona Health Sciences

Lois Loescher, PhD, RN, FAAN

Lois Loescher, PhD, RN, FAAN, is passionate about the study of skin cancer reduction, prevention and control behaviors, with a focus on skin cancer. She has received funding for her research from the NIH, private foundations, and through collaborations with Queensland (AU) University of Technology. As part of her joint appointment in the College of Public Health, she has developed and evaluated skin cancer prevention hybrid training for health sciences students. As a longstanding member of the UA Cancer Center, she has several years of experience developing and evaluating public and professional outreach education programs.

Recent Blog Posts

Sun protection - sunglasses and a hat.
Tags: skin cancer, moles, sun safety, prevention, sun damage, sunscreen
Dr. Lois Loescher, associate professor at the University of Arizona College of Nursing, the Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health and the Skin Cancer Institute at the UA Cancer Center is acutely aware of the... (read more)