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Facts About Gynecologic Cancers (PDF)

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2014 National Race to End Women’s Cancer Media Kit (PDF)

Photos from the 2013 National Race to End Women’s Cancer

Read the latest news and information about the Foundation for Women’s Cancer:

The Foundation for Women’s Cancer was founded by the Society of Gynecologic Oncologists (SGO) in 1991. The Foundation’s mission is to support research and training, and education and public awareness of gynecologic cancer prevention, early detection and optimal treatment. The Foundation advances this mission by increasing public and private funds that aid in the development and implementation of programs to meet these goals.

Media Contact Information
Karen Bate
Director of Marketing and Media
703.402.2672
karenbbate@gmail.com

Leadership Biographies
David M. Gershenson, MD
Carol L. Brown, MD

Spotlight

Visit the Sisterhood of Survivorship page to read “Dena’s Story” — by a vulvar cancer survivor who has shared her story and wise words, and channeled her energy into her National Race to End Women’s Cancer team.

Awareness

The CDC recently announced that fewer than half of American children are given the HPV vaccination.

Research

As of the July 23 deadline, 55 research abstracts were submitted in hopes of receiving one of only 6 grants from the Foundation. This points to a need for more funding so that the Foundation may award grants to every deserving applicant.

Education

The Gynecologic Cancer Global Health Forum will be Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014 in D.C.. For more information on educational events and courses, click here.