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Apply Now: New Melanoma Research Grant Opportunities

June 22, 2022

The Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF) wants to share with you several upcoming melanoma grant opportunities including a specific call for proposals for rare melanomas and an expanded definition of melanoma prevention. The first set of awards is throug …

Collaborative Study from Castle Biosciences and the MRF Confirms Patients Diagnosed with Melanoma Desire Testing with DecisionDx®-Melanoma

June 14, 2022

Washington, DC (June 14, 2022) – The Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF), the largest independent organization devoted to melanoma, and Castle Biosciences, a company improving health through innovative tests that guide patient care, announced a poster p …

The Melanoma Research Foundation to Host the 2022 Denver Miles for Melanoma 5K

June 2, 2022

Denver, CO (June 2, 2022) – The Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF) is thrilled to announce the next event in its annual Miles for Melanoma nationwide 5K program, bringing together local melanoma patients, survivors, care partners and survivors. This ye …

Melanoma Awareness Month: My Journey with a Rare Cancer  

May 31, 2022

Guest blog from Sheila Levine, ocular melanoma survivor who shares her continued journey with melanoma and why she fights to advocate for prevention and awareness:   When I was first diagnosed in 2008, I had never heard of ocular melanoma. Melanoma in …

The Melanoma Research Foundation and the National Council for Skin Cancer Prevention Partner to Remind Americans to Enjoy the Sun Safely this Summer

May 27, 2022

Friday before Memorial Day Declared “Don’t Fry Day” as Reminder to Take Small Steps for Sun Safety Washington, DC – May 27, 2022 – To encourage everyone to take small steps for sun safety, the Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF) has partnered with the N …