Melanoma Research Institute of Excellence
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Clinical Trials

Our clinical trials provide patients who may have limited standard of care (FDA-approved therapies) options an opportunity to participate in new, investigative treatments.

For information about melanoma clinical trials at Jefferson, please email or call our trials team at 215-955-9980.

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Pilot Awards

Pilot Awards provide funding which supports researchers to develop innovative solutions that will prevent, delay, eradicate and/or provide education about uveal and cutaneous melanoma.

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Team Award Program

Team Awards provide funding to support collaborative teams in exploring new frontiers in uveal and cutaneous melanoma research.

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Melanoma Patient & Caregiver Educational Meeting

The 2024 Uveal Melanoma Patient and Caregiver Educational Symposium was held on June 22 and was a great success.  About 120 patients and family members attended and heard presentations by experts in the field, including clinicians, researchers, and patient advocacy groups. Important and timely information covering a wide range of topics was presented. 


Below are links to view a recording of the event