Benefits of Membership

The appointed representatives of member organizations in the Allied Support Group are invited to attend the Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) Annual Meeting. There is no charge for advocacy group tabletop exhibits provided you are registered for the meeting.

A reduced Advocacy Group registration fee is offered to appointed representatives from member organizations that includes access to all educational sessions throughout the conference, Welcome Reception and Exhibit Hall where the tabletop will be located.

Apply for Membership
To apply for membership in The Foundation’s Allied Support Group please fill out and return Allied Support Group Benefits of Membership Application to the Foundation for Women’s Cancer at advocacy@foundationforwomenscancer.org.

Spotlight

Visit the Sisterhood of Survivorship page to read “Dena’s Story” — by a vulvar cancer survivor who has shared her story and wise words, and channeled her energy into her National Race to End Women’s Cancer team.

Awareness

Vaccine efficacy against vulvar infection with HPV 16/18 was comparable to the efficacy found against cervical infection 4 years after vaccination, according to researchers with the National Cancer Institute.

Research

The Foundation has published its 2014-2015 Research Grants and Awards Booklet with Applications. Please consider applying to become part of an elite group of physician-scientists committed to the well-being of women at risk for/affected by gyn malignancies.

Education

The next Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course will be Saturday, July 26, 2014 in Boston. For more information on courses, click here.