Reneé Lynn Scott

Stepping Stone Support

ScottReneé is a cancer survivor and patient advocate.  She is Founder and Director of Stepping Stone Support, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to helping men and women affected by cancer and infertility.  She is an Advisory Board Member for the Stony Brook Cancer Center in New York since its inception in 2008 and serves on several committees, including the Development Advancement Committee for the Foundation For Women’s Cancer.

Reneé is a New York State certified and tenured Special Education Teacher.  She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Paralegal Studies from St. John’s University and a Masters Degree in Special Education from Long Island University.  The role she values most is of wife and mother.

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

Vaccine efficacy against vulvar infection with HPV 16/18 was comparable to the efficacy found against cervical infection 4 years after vaccination, according to researchers with the National Cancer Institute.

Research

The Foundation has published its 2014-2015 Research Grants and Awards Booklet with Applications. Please consider applying to become part of an elite group of physician-scientists committed to the well-being of women at risk for/affected by gyn malignancies.

Education

The next Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course will be Saturday, July 26, 2014 in Boston. For more information on courses, click here.