2017 GRANT RECIPIENTS

December 20, 2017

ACPMP Research Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of our 2017 research grant cycle. With these four grants, ACPMP has now issued well over ONE MILLION DOLLARS in promising research grants designed to improve the diagnosis and treatment of Appendix Cancer and Pseudomyxoma Peritonei. The following researchers will each receive a $50,000, two-year research grant funded by ACPMP and administered by...

ACPMP 2017 GRANT OPPORTUNITIES

April 26, 2017

The Appendix Cancer / Pseudomyxoma Peritonei Research Foundation (ACPMP) is pleased to once again accept applications for three, 2-year grants, $50,000 per grant, for scientific research studies and/or clinical research studies related to pseudomyxoma peritonei (PMP) and/or appendix cancer. The ACPMP Research Grant Program has issued twenty research grants totaling $950,000 since 2009.  The program is administered by the National Organization for...

ANNOUNCING TWO NEW GRANTS ON RARE DISEASE DAY 2017

February 28, 2017

The Appendix Cancer / Pseudomyxoma Peritonei Research Foundation (ACPMP) is proud to mark Rare Disease Day 2017 by announcing we have issued two new grants through our research grants program. This announcement seems particularly timely, because today is Rare Disease Day and the theme this year is Research: “Research brings hope to people living with rare diseases.  Research is key....

REMEMBERING MOLLY DOLAN

January 19, 2017

We are deeply saddened by the passing of Molly Dolan this January. Her inspirational story has touched the lives of many and she will continue to live on in the hearts of her family and all of the wonderful people she's met across the globe. Molly asked that donations in her memory be made to the ACPMP Research Foundation and the Southern Poverty Law Center....

PROMISING NEW RESEARCH

January 16, 2017

Check out the latest research on prognosis and treatment options for PMP/Appendix Cancer, long-term results of CRS/HIPEC, Small Bowel Transplant for End-Stage PMP/Appendix Cancer, and more, from specialists such as Drs. Sugarbaker, Esquivel, Bartlett, Ahrendt, and others across the globe. Please visit our Published Research page for links to these articles.

ACPMP – PSOGI 2016 SUMMARY

December 30, 2016

The Appendix Cancer / Pseudomyxoma Peritonei Research Foundation (“ACPMP”) was proud to be the gold sponsor of the 10th International Congress on Peritoneal Surface Malignancies from November 17th through 19th(“PSOGI 2016”) in Washington, DC – building upon ACPMP’s participation in the 2010 Congress in Uppsala, the 2012 Congress in Berlin, and the 2014 Congress in Amsterdam. We provided scholarships to 19 participants from 13...

GIVING TUESDAY 2016

November 28, 2016

ACPMP is participating in #GivingTuesday!  Find out what we've been up to by watching our video and how you can help!  Donate Now! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m6bI_2ABSOQ&feature=youtu.be

SUMMER 2016 NEWSLETTER

August 23, 2016

Check out ACPMP's up to date newsletter with the latest about our fundraising events, scholarship programs and grant opportunities! CLICK HERE TO VIEW

ACPMP 2016 GRANT OPPORTUNITIES

August 16, 2016

The Appendix Cancer / Pseudomyxoma Peritonei Research Foundation (ACPMP) is pleased to once again accept applications for two, 2-year grants, $50,000 per grant, for scientific research studies and/or clinical research studies related to pseudomyxoma peritonei (PMP) and/or appendix cancer. The ACPMP Research Grant Program has issued eighteen research grants totaling $850,000 since 2009.  The program is administered by the National Organization...

NEW NAME – SAME MISSION

April 4, 2016

The PMP Research Foundation is now the Appendix Cancer / Pseudomyxoma Peritonei Research Foundation, or “ACPMP.” In addition to changing the foundation’s name, we have also launched a new website and logo designed to represent the spectrum of conditions that fall under the appendix cancer and pseudomyxoma peritonei umbrella. We decided to change the foundation’s name after hearing from patients...