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Cancer Has No Curve

March 27, 2020

In a matter of days, our entire reality has changed. Our routines are gone, many are working full-time at home while trying to juggle homeschooling and entertaining their children. There is fear, lots of fear about COVID-19 and the impact it is having …



2020 Spring Events Rescheduled

March 20, 2020

Following guidance from public health officials and in response to the evolving situation surrounding the COVID-19 virus, recently the Melanoma Research Foundation made the difficult but necessary decision to postpone all public events scheduled for Ap …



COVID-19 Update

March 18, 2020

March 18, 2020 Dear MRF community, As our country continues to adjust to precautions enacted in response to the COVID-19 virus, I wanted to update you on how the Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF) will ensure our work continues with as little disruptio …



Announcement: CURE OM Symposium MOVED to Fall 2020

March 12, 2020

Dear friends and colleagues, March 12, 2020 – The Melanoma Research Foundation’s (MRF) CURE OM initiative has been informed that onsite events at MD Anderson Cancer Center have been cancelled for the next 8 weeks as an active precaution to the emergenc …



Congratulations to the 2020 Medical Student Research Award Recipients!

March 3, 2020

In addition to supporting established investigators and multidisciplinary research teams, the MRF is committed to funding the future of melanoma research by supporting the most promising studies being conducted by medical students early in their career …