Hidden in plain sight

Defeating Ocular Melanoma begins here.

Just as you can develop melanoma on your skin, you can also develop it inside your eye.
AOMA is working with clinicians and patients in an effort to defeat ocular melanoma.

What is AOMA?

The Australasian Ocular Melanoma Alliance (AOMA) is a group of medical, para-medical, nursing and consumer representatives aiming to further care and treatment of patients with ocular melanoma across Australia and the world.

What is Ocular Melanoma?

Melanoma is a form of cancer that forms in melanocytes, the cells in the body that produce pigment. Melanoma that develops in parts of the eye are called ocular melanoma. There are 2 primary types:

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🇨🇦 Another Canadian site for MelMarT-II – our #ClincalTrial exploring whether #Melanoma patient outcomes & #QualityOfLife can be improved using smaller excision margins. Thanks to the team at Tom Baker Cancer Centre @AHS_CancerCare for their work! 🇨🇦 https://t.co/bx6ky5yEk5 AOMA_MASC photo

Registrations are now open for our Annual Scientific Meeting 2021! Hear updates on current research portfolio and exciting new opportunities for collaboration. More info on the virtual event at https://t.co/DRq57lWoRL #ASM21 #ClinicalTrials #CancerResearch https://t.co/aBvPOiQCSM AOMA_MASC photo

#CallForSubmissions Calling all interested researchers and clinicians to pitch their new research concepts or clinical ideas at our upcoming Annual Scientific Meeting. Find out more: https://t.co/KIV1qxB4rZ #clinicaltrials #clinicalresearch #Melanoma #skincancer
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