The Melanoma Research Foundation was created to educate patients, caregivers, and physicians about the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of melanoma. Steven Silverstein, Chair of the Board for the Melanoma Research Foundation, shares his personal melanoma story and how it led him to become a part of the advocacy, research, and growth of the organizationís melanoma community.
▼ Episode 1 Journey to the Melanoma Research Foundation
In this segment, Steven Silverstein shares how his cancer journey led him to become involved with the Melanoma Research Foundation and its mission for research, patient education, and advocacy.
► Episode 2 Mission of the Melanoma Research Foundation
In this segment, Steven Silverstein discusses the overall mission of the Melanoma Research Foundation to educate others through symposiums and advocacy efforts, to be "the voice of the patient," and their accomplishments in research development.
► Episode 3 The Importance of Patient Support and Resources
Patient support and access to current information are some of the critical aspects to fighting the evolving disease. In this segment, Steven Silverstein talks about the role of the Melanoma Research Foundation in providing a resourceful and socially connected community for patients.
In this segment, Steven Silverstein highlights some of the challenges the Melanoma Research Foundation is tackling and offers some advice for the melanoma community, especially for newly-diagnosed melanoma patients.