News & Events

Enhancing melanoma treatment response through gut bacteria
20 Jan 2017

Enhancing melanoma treatment response through gut bacteria

There is emerging evidence that patients who are more likely to respond to immunotherapy treatment have a greater diversity in their gut bacteria.

Improving survival in uveal melanoma
11 Jan 2017

Improving survival in uveal melanoma

Although survival rates for people with skin melanoma are increasing, these promises of hope are not being seen in uveal melanoma. Researchers are desperately trying to uncover new ways to treat this disease.

Melanoma prevention and awareness on 720 ABC Perth
16 Dec 2016

Melanoma prevention and awareness on 720 ABC Perth

Lucinda Ryan and Carole Renouf talking about melanoma preventation and awareness on 720 ABC Perth.

Melanoma research gets a funding boost from NHMRC
09 Dec 2016

Melanoma research gets a funding boost from NHMRC

Research projects led by MIA have been awarded almost $6 million in the latest NHMRC funding round which will enable vital progression of research into melanoma prevention and treatment.

Challenges in melanoma clinical research: A snapshot from the Australasian Melanoma Conference 2016
05 Dec 2016

Challenges in melanoma clinical research

The last decade has seen a surge in therapeutic options for advanced melanoma patients, thanks to research. However, not every patient responds to treatment and researchers are taking on the challenge to find out why.

Global Melanoma Research Report
01 Dec 2016

Global Melanoma Research Report

Our first Global Melanoma Research Report shares selected research from around the world and here at MIA that is making a difference to the lives of melanoma patients now and in the future.

Announcement from Melanoma Institute Australia
24 Nov 2016

Announcement from Melanoma Institute Australia

After 18 years as Director of the Sydney Melanoma Unit and then Executive Director of Melanoma Institute Australia, Professor John Thompson AO will step down from the position at the end of 2016.

The Sydney Morning Herald Sun Run & Cole Classic
04 Feb - 05 Feb 2017

The Sydney Morning Herald Sun Run & Cole Classic

One of Sydney's favourite community sporting weekends is back! The Sydney Morning Herald Sun Run & Cole Classic presented by Virgin Active will take place on February 4th and 5th 2017.

Melanoma March Adelaide 2017
26 Mar 2017

Melanoma March Adelaide 2017

Melanoma March Adelaide is a fun community event where participants can walk or march along a short course to raise awareness about melanoma and funds for life-changing research.

Melanoma March Coolangatta 2017
26 Mar 2017

Melanoma March Coolangatta 2017

Melanoma March Coolangatta is a fun community event where participants can walk or march along a short course to raise awareness about melanoma and funds for life-changing research.

Melanoma March Mandurah 2017
26 Mar 2017

Melanoma March Mandurah 2017

Melanoma March Mandurah 2017 is a fun community event where participants can walk or march along a short course to raise awareness about melanoma and funds for life-changing research.

Melanoma March Devonport 2017
02 Apr 2017

Melanoma March Devonport 2017

Melanoma March Devonport is a fun community event where participants can walk or march along a short course to raise awareness about melanoma and funds for life-changing research.

Melanoma March Perth 2017
02 Apr 2017

Melanoma March Perth 2017

Melanoma March Perth is a fun community event where participants can walk or march along a short course to raise awareness about melanoma and funds for life-changing research.

Melanoma March Sydney 2017
02 Apr 2017

Melanoma March Sydney 2017

Melanoma March Sydney is a fun community event where participants can walk or march along a short course to raise awareness about melanoma and funds for life-changing research.

Melanoma March Bathurst 2017
26 Mar 2017

Melanoma March Bathurst 2017

Melanoma March Bathurst is a fun community event where participants can walk or march along a short course to raise awareness about melanoma and funds for life-changing research.

Melanoma March Wollongong 2017
12 Mar 2017

Melanoma March Wollongong 2017

Melanoma March Wollongong is a fun community event where participants can walk or march along a short course to raise awareness about melanoma and funds for life-changing research.

Melanoma March Mount Gambier 2017
05 Mar 2017

Melanoma March Mount Gambier 2017

Melanoma March Mount Gambier joins the Melanoma March campaign for the first time in 2017. Melanoma March is a fun community event where participants can walk or march along a short course to raise awareness about melanoma and funds for life-changing research.

Melanoma March Melbourne 2017
05 Mar 2017

Melanoma March Melbourne 2017

Melanoma March Melbourne  is a fun community event where participants unite together and walk or march along a short course to raise awareness and funds for life-saving research.

Melanoma March Bribie Island 2017
18 Mar 2017

Melanoma March Bribie Island 2017

Melanoma March Bribie Island is a fun community event where participants can walk or march along a short course to raise awareness about melanoma and funds for life-changing research.

Melanoma March Bunbury 2017
19 Mar 2017

Melanoma March Bunbury 2017

Melanoma March Bunbury is a fun community event where participants can walk or march along a short course to raise awareness about melanoma and funds for life-changing research.