Public Service Award Winners 2004: Bill Freer, Mary Martin, Mitchell Morris, MD

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Bill Freer                    Mary Martin
In memory of a dear friend who died from ovarian cancer in 1995, Bill Freer and Mary Martin has donated their time and advertising talent to create numerous ads for the Foundation for Women’s Cancer (then called the Gynecologic Cancer Foundation). The Foundation will always be grateful to them for their contributions to our efforts to educate others about gynecologic cancer.”

Mitch Morris, MD
SGO Member Dr. Mitch Morris is honored for his long-standing commitment and leadership contributions to the Foundation for Women’s Cancer (then called the Gynecologic Cancer Foundation). A member of the Board of Directors, Dr. Morris has served on many GCF committees and was the visionary behind the development of GCF’s website, the Women’s Cancer Network. Most notably, he developed the business plan that led to GCF’s recent transition to a stand-alone organization.

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 Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course will be February 7-8 in Anchorage, Alaska. For more information on educational events and courses, click here.