Kavita Sarin, MD, PhD

Kavita Sarin, MD, PhD, assistant professor of dermatology at Stanford University Medical Center, Redwood, California, and senior author of the study titled “Frequent Basal Cell Cancer Development Is a Clinical Marker for Inherited Cancer Susceptibility,” published in JCI Insight.

Skin Cancer

Does Having Skin Cancer Mean You’ll Get Other Cancers?

Yes, basal cell skin cancers are very common and treatable, but we’re learning that they can be a warning for other, more dangerous types of cancer.