News & Press


Statement from Timothy Turnham Regarding U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendations on Preventing Skin Cancer

May 8, 2012

Statement from Timothy Turnham, Executive Director, Melanoma Research Foundation Regarding U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendations on Preventing Skin Cancer For Immediate Release: May 8, 2012 The U.S. Preventive Service Task Force (USPSTF) …



Avvo and the MRF Team Up to Promote Skin Cancer Awareness Month

May 8, 2012

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Teaching Our Kids Right From Wrong

May 4, 2012

Nobody has ever accused me of being at a loss for words. Ever. But I got awfully close to speechless when I saw the story of a New Jersey mom arrested for putting her daughter into a tanning booth at a salon. Many of the facts around the story are in d …



Melanoma Research Foundation Partners with Ironman to Raise Melanoma Awareness among Athletes

April 25, 2012

Melanoma Research Foundation Partners with Ironman to Raise  Melanoma Awareness among Athletes Ironman 70.3 Florida event on May 20 kicks off partnership WASHINGTON, D.C.— It’s the ultimate irony.  Athletes at the top of the physi …



Style Network Joins Universal Pictures, Pale Girl SPEAKS and the MRF in Sponsoring Miles For Melanoma Run/Walk at Universal Studios

April 19, 2012

May 6th Event to Feature “Style Experience” Tent, Special Performance by Indie Rock Band The 88, Skin Damage Assessments, Sunscreen Samples from Key Sponsor KINeSYS and More   Washington D.C. and Los Angeles, California, April 19, 2012 …