Public Service Award Winners

Foundation for Women’s Cancer Public Service Award Winners

2013 Michael Birrer, MD, PhD
2013 Carmel Cohen, MD
2013 Robert Coleman, MD
2013 Barbara Goff, MD
2013 Thomas Herzog, MD
2013 Vivian von Gruenigen, MD

2012   George Larry Maxwell, MD
2009   Mike Burg 
2008   Barbara A. Goff, MD
2007   Sarah Biedenharn
2006   The Anderson Family
2005   The Schwid Family
2004   Bill Freer, Mary Martin, Mitchell Morris, MD
2003   Sheryl Silver
2002   Beth Karlan, MD, Fran Drescher, Cindy Melancon
2001   Saralyn Mark, MD
2000   Judith Reichman, MD, Kea Simon
1999   Liz Tilberis, Kim Musick, Bruce Akin
1998   Barbara Walters
1997   Larry King

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.