About Us

Meet the MRF

The Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF) is the largest independent organization devoted to melanoma. Committed to the support of medical research in finding effective treatments and eventually a cure for melanoma, the MRF also educates patients and physicians about prevention, diagnosis and the treatment of melanoma. The MRF is an active advocate for the melanoma community, helping to raise awareness of this disease and the need for a cure. The MRF’s website is the premier source for melanoma information seekers.

Mission Statement

To eradicate melanoma by accelerating medical RESEARCH while EDUCATING to and ADVOCATING for the melanoma community.

Latest News

For #EyeGetDilated Month, we share Chad Taylor's Journey as an OM thriver who was diagnosed with ocular melanoma: Destruction from
Neutrogena to generously match the first $20,000 donated. Washington, DC (November 28, 2022) – The Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF) and
For our #EyeGetDilated Month, we share Karen's journey as a caregiver for her daughter Devyn, who was diagnosed with ocular
Los Angeles, CA (November 18, 2022) – The Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF) is thrilled to announce this year’s Los Angeles

Meet Our Team

The MRF is led by a dedicated staff, Board of Directors and Scientific Advisory Committee united in a common mission: to bring about a world without melanoma. Meet our team: