ACPMP is dedicated to (1) funding research to find a cure for Pseudomyxoma Peritonei (PMP), Appendix Cancer, and related Peritoneal Surface Malignancies (PSM), and (2) funding educational programs to educate physicians and patients about these diseases.  ACPMP facilitates appendix cancer and pseudomyxoma peritonei patient and physician education through sponsorship of educational conferences and symposia as well as physician scholarships to educational events.  ACPMP funds grants for research around the world to improve the understanding, diagnosis and treatment of appendix cancer and pseudomyxoma peritonei. The goal of ACPMP is to find a cure for every patient diagnosed with appendix cancer and/or pseudomyxoma peritonei.