Upcoming Events

Below you will find a list of important dates for 2016 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, 2016 (Cervical Cancer Awareness Month)

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Courses
January 29, 2016
Fort Lauderdale, FL

February, 2016

Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Courses
February 6-7, 2016
Anchorage, AK

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
February 20, 2016
West Palm Beach, FL

March, 2016

Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) Annual Meeting
March 19-22, 2016
San Diego, CA

April, 2016

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
April 30, 2016
Rochester, MN

May, 2016

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
May 21, 2016
New York, NY

June, 2016

2016 ASCO Annual Meeting
June 3-7, 2016
Chicago, IL

July, 2016

2016 Ovarian Cancer National Conference
July 8-11, 2016
Washington, DC

August, 2016

September, 2016 (Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month)

October, 2016 (Breast Cancer Awareness Month)

November, 2016

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
November 5, 2016
Washington, DC

National Race to End Women’s Cancer
November 6, 2016
Washington, DC

December, 2016


“As FWC enters its 25th year of serving women diagnosed with a gynecologic cancer and those who are at risk, this merger will consolidate all FWC activities for the benefit of our Society and women,” said David. G Mutch, MD, who will serve as Chair of the new FWC.


The Foundation is featured in the Sept. issues of Coping, Women and Family Circle magazines. Look out for our articles & ads!


The Foundation is proud to offer various Research Grants and Awards. Click here for more information.


FREE Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Courses throughout the country. For more information, click here.