News & Press


Addiction and Tanning

June 16, 2010

Dr. David E. Fisher, M.D., Ph.D., a member of the Melanoma Research Foundation’s scientific advisory committee and chairman of dermatology at Massachusetts General Hospital spoke with Ladies’ Home Journal about sun safety for a series on th …



MRF Featured in USA Today Article

June 11, 2010

Recently, health reporter Liz Szabo of USA Today spoke with the MRF’s executive director, Tim Turnham, about some of the latest developments in melanoma research presented at the annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). …



Melanoma Research Updates Shared at ASCO

June 10, 2010

Dr. Lynn Schuchter offers insights into how new developments will impact treatment options for patients.Dr. Lynn Schuchter, chief of hematology/oncology at the University of Pennsylvania Abramson Cancer Center and a member of the MRF’s scientific …



MRF Joins Cosmopolitan and Celebrities at Practice Safe Sun Awards

June 10, 2010

On June 8, the Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF) joined Cosmopolitan at its Practice Safe Sun Awards in New York City to educate women on the connection between UV-exposure and skin cancer.  Some of honorees included actresses Kristen Chenoweth a …



Teleconference Today: Exciting Melanoma Research Updates from ASCO

June 9, 2010

Join us today, June 10 for a teleconference about the latest melanoma research updates from the annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). Dr. Lynn Schuchter, director of the melanoma program at the Abramson Cancer Center of th …