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

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.