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 Christine Diven, at 202-591-4003 or email media@melanoma.org

 

News

The MRF is pleased to report that the Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program (PRCRP) announcements—the Career Development Award, Idea Award Read more...

  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...

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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

The Board of Directors of the Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF) is excited to announce that Eleanor (Elly) Brtva will assume the role of CEO Read more...

Since 1992, the Department of Defense Congressionally-Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP) has transformed healthcare for service Read more...

The Melanoma Reserach Foundation (MRF) is now accepting applications for the 2018 Medical Student Research Award. The MRF has been awarding this Read more...

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