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 Adam Smartt, the MRF's Online Community Coordinator, at 202-742-5921 or email media@melanoma.org

 

News

  Statement from the Melanoma Research Foundation Earlier this week, NBC’s Today Show ran an important story about the use of Read more...

The Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program at the Department of Defense (DoD) has led to many significant discoveries and innovative new treatments Read more...

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...

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Press Releases

The MRF urges the USPSTF to consider the ramifications of not recommending yearly full body skin checks. Read more...

World-renowned actor Jason George hosts the annual Miles for Melanoma 5k on the Universal Studios Backlot Read more...

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MRF Blog

My name is Faith Hauss and in February of 2015 I was diagnosed with ocular melanoma in my left eye at the age of 42. As compared to other forms of Read more...

Dear Friends, Today marks the beginning of Melanoma Awareness Month, a time for our community to come together to educate others and support Read more...

  Update: May 16 - a Wall Street Journal article brings new attention to this important issue and updates the list of states Read more...

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