Eye on OM

Published quarterly by CURE OM, Eye on OM provides subscribers updates on events, new research and treatment advances, and legislative and policy actions related to ocular, choroidal and uveal Melanoma.

Scientific Meeting & Upcoming Symposia - Eye on OM Summer 2014

Published Date: 
Tue, 2014-05-27
  • Scientific meeting recap
  • 2015 Eyes on a Cure symposium
  • Melanoma Awareness Month: #GetNaked
  • OM in the news

OM Research & Advocacy Updates - Eye on OM Spring 2014

Published Date: 
Fri, 2014-03-14
  • 3rd annual Eyes on a Cure symposium recap
  • Phone buddy program training
  • OM survivor book
  • Denver Wings of Hope gala
  • OM news
  • Upcoming events

Advancing OM Research Through Collaboration & Partnership - Eye on OM December 2013

Published Date: 
Thu, 2013-12-19
  • CURE OM, Society of Melanoma Research (SMR) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • Partnering with the NIH's Cancer Genome Project (TCGA)
  • 3rd Annual Eyes on a Cure symposium
  • Support during the holidays
  • OM news
  • Upcoming events

CURE OM's 2 Year Anniversary - Eye on OM October 2013

Published Date: 
Thu, 2013-10-03
  • CURE OM's 2 year anniversary
  • 2013 research grants
  • New website
  • 3rd annual patient & caregiver symposium
  • Caregiver webinar
  • OM news
  • Upcoming events

October marks the 2 year anniversary since the Melanoma Research Foundation's CURE Ocular Melanoma (OM) initiative was founded. 

Advancing the Science of Ocular Melanoma - Eye on OM June 2013

Published Date: 
Thu, 2013-06-27
  • Fourth Annual Scientific Meeting held in Seattle
  • OM Grants presented to Dr. Levi Garraway & Dr. Sondek
  • First Gregg Stracks Award for Emerging Leaders in Ocular Melanoma
  • Upcoming Events
    • September Meet & Greet in Colorado, 9/22

A Groundbreaking Year for Ocular Melanoma - Eye on OM March 2013

Published Date: 
Thu, 2013-03-14
  • Accepting ocular melanoma research grants
  • Event recap: patient & caregiver meeting
  • CURE OM's international footprint
  • Educational programming
  • OM news

An Inspiring First Year - Eye on OM October 2012

Published Date: 
Wed, 2012-10-03
  • Looking back at the first year of CURE OM's work towards finding a cure for ocular melanoma:
  • Establishing the first peer-reviewed research grant specific to OM
  • Guerbet USA funds second ocular melanoma research grant
  • First scientific meeting held with ARVO (Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology 
  • Patient & Caregiver Symposium features researchers from TJU, Will's Eye Hospital, MD Anderson, Johns Hopkins, and University of Pittsburgh
  • Webinar Series
  • Young CURE OM Supporters

Introducing the CURE OM e-Newsletter - Eye on OM May 2012

Published Date: 
Wed, 2012-05-02
  • Introducing the CURE OM e-newsletter, Eye on OM
  • 1st annual patient & caregiver symposium
  • OM research updates
  • CURE OM fundraising events

The inaugural issue of the Melanoma Research Foundation's CURE Ocular Melanoma (OM) initiative e-newsletter, Eye on OM.