MORGAN MANSELL PRIZE: VICTORIAN MELANOMA RESEARCHER OF THE YEAR

Congratulations to Dr Prachi Bhave on winning the 2022 Young Victorian Melanoma Researcher of the Year. The prize was presented at Melanoma Research Victoria’s Scientific Annual Meeting (November 2022 at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre).  Dr Bhave’s prize winning research was on efficacy of checkpoint inhibitors in acral melanoma (melanomas that occur on soles of feet, […]

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Morgan Mansell Fund – Latest News

DON’T MS WITH ME (When nothing goes to plan) Available in paperback or on Kindle We are excited to announce Morgan’s book Don’t MS With Me (When Nothing Goes To Plan) has now been published on the world wide market. Morgan first noticed multiple sclerosis symptoms when she was just 17. As the disease progressed, […]

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WINE GOBLETS WITH MELANOMA MESSAGE

If there was one good thing to come out of lockdown, it gave us plenty of time to think up a perfect solution for that next time when you are searching for that special present for someone, whilst simultaneously supporting melanoma research and increasing awareness of the critical need to get regular skin checks http://www.check4Spotsday.org […]

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MORGAN MANSELL FUND – WHERE THE FUNDS ARE GOING

The Morgan Mansell Fund (established in early 2019) aims to carry on Morgan’s mission to provide support for and to generate funds for research into a cure for melanoma and MS (multiple sclerosis).  The Morgan Mansell Fund is so very proud to announce that as of February 2022, almost $50,000 has been raised and grants […]

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Check4Spots Day – Latest News

Thanks everyone for helping make the inaugural Morg’s Check4Spots Day (30 January) such a success.  The message for everyone to book a skin check (or at the very least – to grab a partner to look at those hard to see areas) appears to have been spread far and wide; and further accelerated by posts […]

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CHECK4SPOTS DAY – STUFF YOU NEED TO KNOW

Although it won’t bring Morgan back, the message is quite simple: 30 January (Morgan’s birthday) is Check4Spots Day and your annual reminder to be checking your skin regularly.  By identifying melanoma in its early stages, the good news is that 90% of people can be treated successfully. It is important to reflect on the facts […]

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About the Morgan Mansell Fund

The Morgan Mansell Fund has been established to carry on Morgan’s mission to do what she could to support research into finding a cure for the diseases that not only afflicted her but many others throughout the world.  The MMF aims to hold at least one major fundraiser each year; please like the Facebook page […]

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A TRIBUTE TO A BEAUTIFUL GIRL

Dear world.  It’s Morgan’s mum and dad here.  If you have been following her on Instagram http://www.instagram.com/dontmswithmorgs/ you will be aware that despite her selfless courage over these past few years fighting multiple sclerosis and CTLA4 deficiency, she succumbed to melanoma cancer in October 2018.   She was just

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