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The Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF) and its Funded Researchers Contribute to International Science Meetings

November 29, 2023

From November 6-9, 2023, the 20th International Congress of the Society for Melanoma Research (SMR) convened in Philadelphia, PA to share research updates on the latest trends in the melanoma space and move the field forward. The MRF had a strong prese …

Adolescent and Young Adult Wilderness Retreat Reflection

November 29, 2023

Hear from our Director of Education and Patient Engagement, Miriam Kadosh, as she highlights her experience at our inaugural Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) Retreat in late September. Connection, Isolation, Togetherness, Genuine, Spiritual.  These are …

End of Year Patient Story: Teddi Mellencamp

November 27, 2023

“The mole on my back had been there for years. Did I notice it had changed? Yes. And did part of my brain try to tell me I should probably get it checked out? Also, yes. But with anxiety like mine, you’ll make any excuse to avoid the doctor. And then o …

End of Year Patient Story: Steve Elefant

November 27, 2023

“Fifteen years is a long time to share one’s body with mucosal melanoma. I retired from a long career of wildland fire prevention in 2005. I was unaware at the time that my lungs and bowels were hosting a deadly visitor. In 2008, with a persistent ches …

The Melanoma Research Foundation to Host the 2023 Fort Myers Miles for Melanoma 5K!

November 22, 2023

Fort Myers, FL (November 22, 2023) – 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, care partners and survivors. This year …