Upcoming Events

Below you will find a list of important dates for 2014 including Foundation-sponsored events (such as our free survivors courses and the National Race to End Women’s Cancer) as well as other national events and nationally-recognized awareness months.

If you know of upcoming events or represent a cancer organization hosting events that you think would benefit our viewers, please email info@foundationforwomenscancer.org to discuss inclusion in our Upcoming Events calendar.

January, 2014

Cervical Cancer Awareness Month

N.E.D. the Movie
January 22, 2014, 7:00 pm
Newport, KY

Foundation for Women’s Cancer, Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
January 25, 2014
West Palm Beach, FL

2nd annual “Zumbathon, dancing to beat Cervical Cancer”
January 25, 2014
Fort Worth, TX

3rd Annual Cervical Cancer Awareness 5K Fun Walk/Run
January 25, 2014
Jacksonville, FL

February, 2014

World Cancer Day
February 4, 2014

Gynecologic Oncology Group (GOG) Semi-Annual Meeting
February 6-9, 2014

San Diego, CA

Foundation for Women’s Cancer, Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course
February 8-9, 2014
Anchorage, AK

March, 2014

Foundation for Women’s Cancer, Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
March 7, 2014
Las Vegas, NV

Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) Annual Meeting
March 22-25, 2014
Tampa, FL

April, 2014

Society of Gynecologic Nurse Oncologists (SGNO) Symposium
April 2-5, 2014
San Diego, CA 

American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting
April 5-9, 2014
San Diego, CA

May, 2014

Foundation for Women’s Cancer, Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course
May 2, 2014
Long Island, NY

World Ovarian Cancer Day
May 8, 2014

The Belinda Sue Fund 3rd Annual Gala
May 17, 2014

American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting
May 30 – June 3, 2014
Chicago, IL

June, 2014

National Cancer Survivors Day
June 1, 2014

Foundation for Women’s Cancer, Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
June 7, 2014
Albany, NY

July, 2014

Gynecologic Oncology Group (GOG) Semi-Annual Meeting
July 10-13, 2014
Chicago, IL

National Women’s Survivors Convention
July 31 – August 2, 2014
Nashville, TN

August, 2014

September, 2014

Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month

Foundation for Women’s Cancer, Cervical and Uterine Cancer Survivors Courses
September 6, 2014
Washington, DC

Foundation for Women’s Cancer, Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
September 20, 2014
Columbus, OH

Foundation for Women’s Cancer, Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course
September 27, 2014
Baltimore, MD

October, 2014

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Foundation for Women’s Cancer, Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course
October 11, 2014
Detroit, MI

November, 2014

Foundation for Women’s Cancer, Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
November 1, 2014
Washington, DC

Foundation for Women’s Cancer, National Race to End Women’s Cancer
November 2, 2014
Washington, DC 

December, 2014

Spotlight

Hear from Dr. Anil Sood, the Foundation’s Research Chairman, and Carol Brown, 2014 SGO Program Chair, about research of interest to women and the public presented at the 2014 SGO Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer. Watch the video

Awareness

A new SGO Clinical Practice Statement states women diagnosed with epithelial ovarian, tubal, and peritoneal cancers should be considered for genetic counseling and testing, even in the absence of a family history.

Education

The next Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course Friday, May 2, 2014 in Long Island, NY. For more information on courses, click here.