Educational Programs

The MRF has a robust education program aimed at educating patients and physicians about the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of melanoma, as well as increasing overall awareness of the disease.

Educational Materials

We offer a wide variety of educational materials you can use at fundraisers, doctors' offices, schools and health fairs.

Conferences, Webinars and Teleconferences

Each year, the MRF supports approximately 10 patient-focused educational symposia throughout the U.S. attended by nearly 1,400 people touched by melanoma. Our upcoming educational events are below. Learn from leading melanoma experts who aim to bring participants the most current information on melanoma prevention, diagnosis and treatment. We record, and make available online, as many events as possible. 

 

Upcoming Events

Patient Symposium - Columbus, OH

The Melanoma Research Foundation is thrilled to partner with The Ohio State University and The James Comprehensive Cancer Center to offer a free melanoma patient symposium for the 5th year in a row! This year's event will be held on Saturday, May 7, 2016.
Saturday, May 7, 2016 | Columbus, OH 43212 | Details

Patient Symposium - Seattle, WA

The MRF is excited to partner with Seattle Cancer Care Alliance for the 8th year in a row to host a melanoma patient symposium dedicated to melanoma patients and the people who support them.
Saturday, May 14, 2016 | Seattle, WA 98109 | Details

Patient Symposium - Chapel Hill, NC

The MRF will partner with UNC-Chapel Hill on a melanoma patient symposium on Monday, May 16, 2016. This event is dedicated to melanoma patients and the people who support them.
Monday, May 16, 2016 | Chapel Hill, NC 27517 | Details

Patient Symposium - Philadelphia, PA

The Melanoma Research Foundation is proud to partner with Abramson Cancer Center and Penn Medicine for the 13th Annual Focus on Melanoma Conference on Friday, May 20, 2016.
Friday, May 20, 2016 | Philadelphia, PA 19131 | Details

Patient Symposium - Houston, TX

The MRF and MD Anderson Cancer Center will partner to host a melanoma patient symposium on May 21, 2016 in Houston, TX. This event is dedicated to melanoma patients and the people who support them.
Saturday, May 21, 2016 | Houston, TX 77030 | Details

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