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...

“WONDERING WHO YOU ARE” BY SONYA LEA – PMPRF BOOK REVIEW

July 13, 2015

“Wondering Who You Are” is a memoir written by Sonya Lea, whose husband Richard was diagnosed with pseudomyxoma peritonei (PMP) in 2000. The book provides thoroughly researched, extensive and accurate descriptions of PMP and CRS/HIPEC to the point that it can serve as an excellent educational tool, and is also a hard-to-put-down tale of love, loss, renewal and self-discovery. The...

TENTH INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON REGIONAL CANCER THERAPIES – RECAP

February 19, 2015

The PMP Research Foundation was proud to attend and provide a physician scholarship to the Tenth International Symposium on Regional Cancer Therapies, presented by the UPMC Cancer Center in collaboration with the University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center and the Medical College of Wisconsin Cancer Center. The symposium was very well attended and touched on many of...