News & Press Room 

Here you will find the latest news about melanoma, including MRF announcements and press releases, media coverage, and updates about advances in research and treatment options. You can also access the MRF’s publications: Our monthly e-newsletter, SPOTlight; the quarterly CURE OM e-newsletter, Eye on OM; and our quarterly print newsletter, MRF Matters.

For media inquiries, please contact Lauren Smith Dyer, the MRF's Director of Communications, at 202-742-5918 or email media@melanoma.org. For after hours, call (202) 870-8827.

 

News

Actor and comedian Kevin Nealon appeared live on KTLA 5's Morning News on October 14, 2014. At the end of the segment, the MRF's 3rd Read more...

The MRF's Jena Dickman, Miles for Melanoma Event Coordinator, appeared on Good Day Columbus on September 18 to educate viewers about melanoma Read more...

Each year, the MRF's CURE OM initiative hosts two international scientific meetings, convening some of the sharpest minds in the ocular Read more...

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Press Releases

CURE OM Director Sara Selig, MD Responds to Oliver Sacks Ocular Melanoma News Read more...

FDA Approves Opdivo for Advanced Melanoma Read more...

Letter issued to universities, urging them address school debit cards use to pay for indoor tanning. Read more...

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MRF Blog

Providing care to a sick loved one is a centuries-old act of kindness and loyalty. There is comfort in knowing that your loved one is receiving Read more...

Three years ago a pharmaceutical company asked me to attend a meeting with other patient advocates from around the world. The company wanted our Read more...

On July 29 the Acting Surgeon General of the United States issued a Call to Action on Skin Cancer Prevention. This 100+ page report was years in Read more...

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