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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Upcoming Event

Melanoma Research Institute of Excellence (MRIE) Scientific Retreat

Melanoma investigators and others from Jefferson and affiliated institutions are invited to attend the Melanoma Research Institute of Excellence (MRIE) Scientific Retreat. Recipients of MRIE grants will present reports on their research projects, and attendees will discuss future collaborative opportunities and exchange ideas and strategies. Following the conference, an informal reception will start at 5 p.m.

When: Friday, Feb. 16, 1-5 p.m.
Where: Hamilton Building, 1001 Locust St. – Room 505