Upcoming Events

Below you will find a list of important dates for 2017 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 FWCinfo@sgo.org to discuss inclusion in our Upcoming Events calendar.

January, 2017

Cervical Cancer Awareness Month

February, 2017

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
Saturday, February 25, 2017
West Palm Beach, FL
Register today!

March, 2017

2017 Annual Meeting On Women’s Cancer
Sunday, March 12 through Wednesday, March 15
National Harbor, MD
(near Washington, DC)

April, 2016 

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
Saturday, April 29, 2017
Ohio State University
Columbus, OH

May, 2016

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
Friday, May 5, 2017
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

September, 2017

Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
Saturday, September 16, 2017
University of Massachusetts Boston
Boston, MA

November, 2017

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
Saturday, November 4, 2017
Washington, D.C.

National Race to End Women’s Cancer
Sunday, November 5, 2017
Washington, D.C.


In honor of Cervical Cancer Awareness Month, The Foundation for Women’s Cancer is featuring a video produced by the Society of Gynecologic Oncology on the HPV vaccine. The two-minute video encourages parents to get their children the vaccine.


September is Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month.  After creating the month in 1999, the Foundation strives to bring attention about these cancers through public awareness campaigns.


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.