Education Institute

Patient & Caregiver Meetings

Each year, the MRF hosts a series of in-person, educational events in partnership with with major academic medical centers. These meetings provide an opportunity to learn from leaders in melanoma and network with other patients and caregivers. Join us as leading melanoma experts provide updates on prevention, diagnosis, treatment, clinical trials and research.

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Virtual Pediatric Melanoma Summit

September 21, 2020

Due to ongoing restrictions related to COVID-19, the Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF) is excited to host the 2020 Pediatric Melanoma Summit for young melanoma patients and their families virtually this year. The summit will provide educational and su …



9th Annual Eyes on a Cure: Patient & Caregiver Symposium

November 19, 2020

The Eyes on a Cure: Patient & Caregiver Global Symposium is a VIRTUAL event on November 19-21, 2020!     Additional information and a draft agenda will be available soon – stay tuned! Registration will be available soon for the Eyes on a …



Past Events

2019 Meeting Slides & Recordings

September 7, 2019 – Northwest Melanoma Symposium – Seattle, WA: Click HERE!

June 21, 2019 – Mindfulness and Meditation – led by Aleezé Moss, PhD

May 17, 2019 – 17th Annual Focus on Melanoma – Philadelphia, PA: Click HERE!

April 5-7, 2019 – CURE OM Patient & Caregiver Symposium: Recordings or slides (below)!

2018 Meeting Slides & Recordings

May 19, 2018 – Northwest Melanoma Symposium – Seattle, WA: Click HERE

May 11, 2018 – 16th Annual Focus on Melanoma – Philadelphia, PA: Click HERE!

May 5, 2018 – Columbus, OH Patient Symposium: Click HERE!

April 20-22, 2018 – CURE OM Patient & Caregiver Symposium: Recordings or slides (below):