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

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

Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course
February 8-9, 2014
Anchorage, AK

March, 2014

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

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

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
June 7, 2014
Albany, NY

July, 2014

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

Chicago, IL

Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course
July 26, 2014
Boston, MA

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

August, 2014

September, 2014

Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month

Gynecologic Cancer Global Health Forum
September 6, 2014
Washington, DC

7th Annual Race for Awareness
September 14, 2014
Arlington Heights, IL

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
September 20, 2014
Columbus, OH

Sister Steps Walk
September 20, 2014
Littleton, CO

Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course
September 27, 2014
Baltimore, MD

National Golf Event to End Women’s Cancer 
September 27, 2014
Raleigh, NC

October, 2014

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course
October 11, 2014
Detroit, MI

November, 2014

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
November 1, 2014
Washington, DC

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

December, 2014

January, 2015

Cervical Cancer Awareness Month

February, 2015

Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Courses
February 7-8, 2015
Anchorage, AK

Spotlight

Women Magazine released a special report on ovarian cancer, featuring Q&A’s with three expert SGO surgeons and important facts about the disease.

Awareness

This year’s GCAM awareness is focused on the important link between obesity and endometrial cancer. Check out the new toolkit to learn more.

Research

The Foundation for Women’s Cancer is pleased to share its 2014-2015 Research Grants and Awards booklet. The booklet describes the prizes and the application process. Prize applications are due on October 8, 2014.

Education

The next Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course will be Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. For more information on educational events and courses, click here.