Chief Science Officer, Melanoma Research Alliance
Dr. Marc Hurlbert serves as Chief Science Officer for the Melanoma Research Alliance (MRA). MRA is the largest nonprofit funder of melanoma research. In this role, he is responsible for guiding MRA’s scientific strategy, overseeing the peer-reviewed grant-making program, and forging scientific collaborations. Marc has over 20 years of nonprofit and grant-making experience focused on advancing medical research. Past work has included treatment and prevention strategies for juvenile diabetes, breast cancer, lymphoma and multiple myeloma. In addition, Marc led the expansion of public health programs to enable low-income, uninsured and minority patient populations diagnosed with cancer to access treatments and care across the US, and in developing countries around the world.