News & Press


Kevin Nealon, Melanoma & the Morning News

October 16, 2014

Kevin Nealon appeared live on Los Angeles’ KTLA 5 Morning Show and made a plug for the MRF’s Celebrity Golf Classic. Actor and comedian Kevin Nealon appeared live on KTLA 5's Morning News on October 14, 2014. At the end of the segment, the MRF' …



Call to Action: Urge Congress to Increase Funding for Rare Cancers

September 29, 2014

Bring your voice to the table! Your help now can secure millions of dollars for melanoma research! In March, Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (D-NY), a vocal advocate for federal melanoma research funding, developed a formal letter requesting the U.S.. Ho …



Senate Unanimously Approves Sunscreen Innovation Act

September 17, 2014

The Melanoma Research Foundation Applauds the Senate for Unanimous Approval of Sunscreen Innovation Act Act Will Expedite FDA Review of New Sunscreen Filters, Providing Consumers With More Ways to Protect Themselves from Damaging UV Radiation   WA …



Miles for Melanoma on Good Day Columbus

September 17, 2014

The MRF's Jena Dickman, Miles for Melanoma Event Coordinator, appeared on Good Day Columbus on September 18 to educate viewers about melanoma and share details about the upcoming Miles for Melanoma 5k run/walk in Gahanna, OH. You can view the segme …



Study: Biology of advanced uveal melanoma and next steps for clinical therapeutics

September 1, 2014

Each year, the MRF’s CURE OM initiative hosts two international scientific meetings. Each year, the MRF's CURE OM initiative hosts two international scientific meetings, convening some of the sharpest minds in the ocular melanoma field. The meeting …