Safe Sun Style: Guest Post from Meg of SPF Love

30 May 2013 In Allies & Partnerships

It's a common misconception that sun safety is not fashion-forward.  Our guest blogger and May ally SPF Love begs to differ. [caption id="attachment_203" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Meg of SPF Love[/caption] I'm honored to be guest blogging for MRA.  I started my journey over a year ago when I decided to start...

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Wendy Selig Explains MRA's Focus on Collaboration

29 May 2013 In Allies & Partnerships

Listen to Wendy explain MRA's singular focus on collaboration and its transformative effect on awareness building and the drug development process! [youtube url=] This in an excerpt from a longer interview with m/Oppenheim Associates, an executive search firm that specializes in recruiting non-profit leaders.  You can watch the full interview here.

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Melanoma News Round-Up May 24, 2013

24 May 2013 In News

Lots of MRA and melanoma news came out this past week; here are some highlights:

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MRA CSO Louise Perkins Interviewed at BIO International Convention

20 May 2013 In Events

MRA recently attended the BIO International Convention, the biopharma industry's largest gathering of drug development professionals and decision-makers.  We exhibited and held meetings in the Advocacy Pavilion, and our CSO was featured in the BIO Buzz Center, where she and Lauren Neff, BIO's Director of Alliance Development, discussed MRA's mission and...

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MRA & Leveraged Finance Fights Melanoma Video Series

19 May 2013 In Events

[brightcove vid=2372187009001&exp3=1405557362001&surl=,AAABR0G1fZk~,HNsXz5NC104V7oLZ6aVapLmHmSUC2yKF&w=480&h=270] MRA is holding its 2nd annual Leveraged Finance Fights Melanoma event next week in NYC.  Our friends at Privcap produced a series of videos featuring people from the leveraged finance community who have been touched by melanoma.

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By Wendy Selig, MRA President & CEO | 18 May 2013 In News

We are delighted to be launching the Melanoma Research Alliance (MRA) blog – welcome!  We felt the name Melanoma Focus had important significance because MRA is singularly focused on defeating melanoma and moving toward a day when no one suffers or dies from this deadly cancer.  And we know how...

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