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

Cancer Has No Curve
In a matter of 10 days, our entire reality has changed. Our routines are gone, many are working full-time at Read more.
2020 Spring Events Rescheduled
Following guidance from public health officials and in response to the evolving situation surrounding the COVID-19 virus, recently the Melanoma Read more.
COVID-19 Update
March 18, 2020 Dear MRF community, As our country continues to adjust to precautions enacted in response to the COVID-19 Read more.
Announcement: CURE OM Symposium MOVED to Fall 2020
Dear friends and colleagues, March 12, 2020 – The Melanoma Research Foundation’s (MRF) CURE OM initiative has been informed that Read more.

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: