FREE, educational webinar ft. Dr. Carol Shields

Join the Melanoma Research Foundation’s FREE, educational webinar! This LIVE program will feature a 4-speaker panel to review current trends in ocular melanoma diagnosis, management and treatment, including ongoing clinical trials. View Here!

Carol L. Shields recipient of ReMission Foundation’s 2019 Annual Cause

ReMission Foundation, with the support of Love From Liam and Eye Tumor Research Foundation, is pleased to support: Carol Shields, M.D. Director of the Oncology Service at Wills Eye Hospital & Professor of Ophthalmology at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, and her retinoblastoma cancer research. Read more about ReMission Foundation.

5 Quick Facts on Ocular Melanoma

From Wills Eye Hospital’s Ocular Oncology Department — the leading eye cancer center in the United States   Ocular melanoma most often occurs in Caucasian people in the prime of their lives (30-60 years old) Melanoma can occur in the eye causing vision loss and blindness or it can be silent with no symptoms What […]

Ocular Melanoma Cluster

Dr. Carol Shields shares her professional insight on the Ocular Melanoma Clusters happening in Auburn. “We first heard of a potential ‘cancer cluster’ several years ago in North Carolina, but the state and CDC studied the situation and concluded that this was not likely a cluster. Several of the patients were treated by our team […]