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Uveal melanoma resources

Explore professional guidance and share advocacy information with patients.

Think uveal melanoma brochure

Think uveal melanoma brochure

Please download the brochure for more information on uveal melanoma.


Professional guidance

Bertil Damato, MD, PhD

Senior Clinical Research Fellow, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford

Marlana Orloff, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Oncology, Thomas Jefferson University, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center

Carol Shields, MD

Chief of the Ocular Oncology Service at Wills Eye Hospital and Professor of Ophthalmology at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia

Clinical perspectives

  • Detecting UM video poster

    Bertil Damato, MD, PhD

  • Different tumors video poster

    Bertil Damato, MD, PhD

  • Standards of care video poster

    Bertil Damato, MD, PhD

  • What distinguishes UM from moles

    Bertil Damato, MD, PhD

  • Distinctions between UM and CM

    Marlana Orloff, MD

For illustrative photos to aid in identification and diagnosis of ocular lesions, visit: www.oculonco.com

Listen to Dr Shields explain how to spot syndromic causes of uveal melanoma: www.aao.org

The views and opinions expressed and resources referenced on this website are those of Drs Bertil Damato, Marlana Orloff, and Carol Shields based upon their research and clinical practice experience and should not be attributed to Immunocore.

Advocacy information

Below is a list of organizations involved in bringing attention to uveal melanoma. These organizations are not meant as an exhaustive list of all resources that may be available. Inclusion on the list does not imply Immunocore endorsement of a particular organization, nor has Immunocore independently validated the accuracy or content of any third-party informational materials.

Organizations that offer a range of patient resources

'A Cure In Sight' logo

A Cure In Sight

Awareness resources and apparel, advocacy and fund-raising, and research updates

'AiM at Melanoma Foundation' logo

AiM at Melanoma Foundation

Melanoma Learning Center, research initiatives, Living with Melanoma symposiums, and fund-raising events

'Melanoma Network of Canada' logo

Melanoma Network of Canada

Educational resources (A Guide to Uveal Melanoma), webinars, and UM online forum

'Melanoma Patient Network Europe' logo

Melanoma Patient Network Europe

Tips for prevention and early detection, activities and resources, and videos about UM

'Melanoma Research Foundations Cure OM Initiative' logo

Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF)'s CURE OM Initiative

Patient education and forum, research center, and support groups

'Ocular Melanoma Foundation' logo

Ocular Melanoma Foundation (OMF)

Patient education and forum, travel and prosthetic assistance, and events page

'Ocumel Canada' logo

Ocumel Canada

Education, advocacy and awareness, and patient stories and resources

'Ocumel UK' logo

OcuMel UK

Information for patients and healthcare professionals, helpline and an online community for people affected by ocular melanoma, volunteer activities, and fund-raising

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