ACPMP CELEBRATES 10 YEARS

July 13, 2018

ACPMP is 10 years old!  Help us celebrate by learning a bit about our history, where we came from and where we are headed. https://youtu.be/5VQvjShvT5Y Thanks to all who have supported us!

PSOGI 2018 SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE

June 6, 2018

ACPMP is offering scholarships to provide financial support to assist qualified participants seeking to attend the 11th International Congress on Peritoneal Surface Malignancies (PSOGI 2018), to gain knowledge from leading experts regarding clinical and scientific information and innovative treatments that will improve the quality of life for patients. The deadline to apply is July 1, 2018. https://www.psogi2018.com/copie-de-registration

ACPMP 2018 GRANT OPPORTUNITIES

May 24, 2018

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 twenty-three research grants totaling $1,100,000 since 2009.  The program is administered by the National Organization...

RESEARCH GRANT MEMORIAL AND HONORARY DESIGNEES

February 15, 2018

ACPMP is honored to announce the following memorial and honorary designees for the research grants issued through our 2017 grant cycle. Two of the four 2017 grants were issued in memory of friends we lost to PMP or Appendix Cancer.  These donations remind us of our great responsibility to put these funds to the highest and best use possible, a...

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...