PREVENTION
It Saved My Life

Melanoma early detection can save your life, too.

PREVENTION
It Saved My Life

Melanoma early detection can save your life, too.

MELANOMA EDUCATION

Education Institute

MELANOMA EDUCATION

Education Institute

RESEARCH AND SCIENCE

Melanoma Research Funding

RESEARCH AND SCIENCE

Melanoma Research Funding

Understand Melanoma

Pediatric & AYA Melanoma

UNDERSTAND MELANOMA

Pediatric & AYA Melanoma

Melanoma affects approximately 500 children in the US each year.

EVENTS

Join a Miles for
Melanoma Team

EVENTS

Join a Miles for
Melanoma Team

Participating in a 5k run/walk along with fellow melanoma patients, survivors caregivers, and supporters.

Understand Melanoma

Ocular Melanoma

UNDERSTAND MELANOMA

Ocular Melanoma

Ocular Melanoma is the most common form of eye cancer in adults.

The MRF’s mission is to eradicate melanoma by accelerating medical RESEARCH while EDUCATING to and ADVOCATING for the melanoma community.

Melanoma is the deadliest form of skin cancer.

Melanoma claims the lives of more than 7,000 Americans every year.

Melanoma is the leading cause of Cancer death in young women ages 25 – 30 and the second leading cause of cancer death in women ages 30-35.

9 out of 10 cases are considered to be preventable.

Latest News

Guest Blog: What Gets Measured Gets Managed
Guest blog post by Bertil Damato, MD, PhD, FRCOphth. Dr. Damato is a Senior Clinical Research Fellow at the Nuffield Department Read more.
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Happy Valentine’s Day from your friends at the MRF! Whether it's celebrating lasting romance or the deep bonds between best Read more.
Holiday Greetings in the Season of Giving
Dear friends, Happy Holidays! If your family is like mine, these last weeks of 2018 are some of the busiest Read more.
#EyeGetDilated So That No One Else Has To Experience Such a Great Loss
Guest blog post by Jim Mills, CURE OM community member and ocular melanoma caregiver: My name is Jim Mills, I Read more.
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Treatment Center Finder

Although the MRF cannot recommend a specific doctor or clinic, the Melanoma Treatment Center Finder will help you find a cancer center in your area that specializes in treating melanoma. Please remember to use the information you receive as a starting point in your search for a healthcare team that best meets your needs. All information regarding your treatment should be discussed with your healthcare professional.

FIND A TREATMENT CENTER

Patient
Resources

The MRF is committed to providing the most up-to-date education and support resources for melanoma patients and their loved ones.