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
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October, 2014

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course
October 11, 2014
Detroit, MI

Breast Health: Knowledge is Power Young Women and Breast Cancer
October 15, 2014
Washington, DC

Rock Out Women’s Cancer
October 21, 2014
Chicago, IL

Film Screening: “No Evidence of Disease” GYN Cancer Surgeons Become Rock Band
October 28 & 29, 2014
San Diego, CA

November, 2014

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
November 1, 2014
Washington, DC

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

Shine Bright
November 7, 2014
Raleigh, NC

December, 2014

January, 2015 (Cervical Cancer Awareness Month)

February, 2015

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

March, 2015

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
March 7, 2015
West Palm Beach, FL

Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) Annual Meeting
March 28-31, 2015
Chicago, IL

April, 2015

May, 2015

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
May 2, 2015
Los Angeles, CA

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
May 8, 2015
Orlando, FL

June, 2015

July, 2015

2015 Ovarian Cancer National Conference
July 24-26, 2015
San Diego, CA

August, 2015

September, 2015 (Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month)

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
September 26, 2015
Morristown, NJ

October, 2015 (Breast Cancer Awareness Month)

November, 2015

December, 2015

Spotlight

This special section in Self Magazine features a GYN surgeon and 34-year-old (at the time of diagnosis) patient.

Awareness

This year’s National Race to End Women’s Cancer aims to spread the word that all women should Love Your Ladyparts! Check out site’s new features and join the MOVEMENT.

Research

The Foundation’s research award winners will be notified in January. Thank you to all who sent in their applications.

Education

The next Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course will be Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014 in D.C. For more information on educational events and courses, click here.