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

Eyes on a Cure: Patient & Caregiver Symposium

The MRF is excited to host the 5th Annual CURE OM Eyes on a Cure: Patient & Caregiver Symposium for ocular melanoma patients and the people who support them. This year, we will partner with the ocular melanoma team with Emory Winship Cancer Center in Atlanta, GA!
Friday, Mar 4, 2016 | Decatur, GA 30030 | 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