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June 21st 2017
National Melanoma Awards
Cast your vote for the people and organisations who make the greatest contributions in reducing the impact of melanoma on all Australians.
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June 15th 2017
Tax Deductible Donations
So what does a tax deductible donation mean exactly and how does it affect your taxes?  We asked a special friend of MPA’s – Kerry Grace, who just happens to be an accountant - for her insights!
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June 1st 2017
You can help patients like Hayley realise they are not alone
Read more about Hayley's story and make a donation before the end of the financial year.
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April 21st 2017
MPA Survey – Your Chance to Have Your Say!
Last year we asked you to complete an online survey, the results of which helped shape our strategy for 2016.
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April 13th 2017
PBS Update
As more treatments become available for melanoma equitable access to these treatments is paramount. All Australians deserve the very best healthcare and access
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April 12th 2017
How to Talk to Younger Children about a Melanoma Diagnosis
As parents our natural instinct is to protect our children from any pain or suffering and this is what we strive to do to the best of our ability.
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February 28th 2017
MPA Makes PBAC Submission
MPA made a submission to the PBAC for the consideration of the reimbursement of Nivolumab (Opdivo) and ipilumimab (Yervoy) and we thank all those that contributed their stories.
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