Terms of Use

The mission of this website is to provide clear, scientifically validated information about melanoma and the therapies associated with it. It is also intended to keep patients and caregivers up to date on the latest advances in the field. The outreach of the website extends to patients, caregivers and medical team members.

MIF does not recommend, endorse, or benefit from any specific treatments, physicians, procedures, opinions or other information that may be mentioned on the Site. Information concerning clinical trials is intended to help patients find programs that may be of interest to them, and to help patients contact the centers conducting the research. MIF is neither promoting this research nor involved in conducting any of these trials.

The information provided on this site and linked sites are not meant to replace your doctor’s advice or constitute diagnostic or medical care. If you have questions about your disease, please ask your doctor.

Our website does not host advertisement banners and sponsored links.

Our editorial policy is to provide complete balanced factual material with highly regarded scientific oversight. Catherine Poole, author of Melanoma: Prevention, Detection and Treatment and our scientific advisory board are responsible for this oversight of editorial content. If you should find information that you believe incorrect please notify us and we will rectify immediately if need be.

Currently, we are using Google Analytics to analyze the audience of the website and improve the content. No personal information is collected from Google Analytics.

UPDATED: September 1, 2018