NEW YORK, New York, July 17, 2023 – Skin cancer, a prevalent global concern, affects more than one in five individuals during their lifetime, with childhood sun damage being a significant contributing factor. Dr. Tamara Lazic Strugar, a renowned NYC-based dermatologist and Yale-trained physician, has introduced an innovative graphic novel series, SKINVENTUREZ, aimed at educating children about skin care while combining entertaining storytelling.
Driven by her decade-long experience in dermatology and her personal journey with stage IV cancer, Dr. Lazic Strugar decided to fulfill her lifelong dream of writing children’s books. The debut installment, The Sunscreaming Summer, focuses on skin cancer prevention through a captivating graphic novel adventure. Future titles in the series will shed light on conditions like eczema, acne, and warts, offering valuable insights for young readers.
In The Sunscreaming Summer, readers embark on a thrilling summer vacation with Mia, Luka, and their friends. Amidst some mysterious occurrences, the kids question whether their pale dad is a ghost or a result of excessive sunscreen use. Furthermore, Luka learns a painful lesson about forgoing sunscreen on a cloudy day.
Dr. Tamara Lazic Strugar is a respected dermatologist in New York City and an Associate Clinical Professor at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Known for her dedication to teaching and mentoring dermatology residents and medical students, she has received numerous teaching accolades. By utilizing storytelling to educate young readers about skin health, Dr. Lazic Strugar aims to leave a lasting impact within her profession and for future generations.
For further information about author Dr. Tamara Lazic Strugar and her captivating SKINVENTUREZ graphic novel series, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or visit drtamaralazic.com and skinventurez.com. You can also follow her on Instagram at @drlazicnyc and @skinventurez.