Schedule of Events for Wisconsin Course

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
Saturday, October 7, 2017
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, WI
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8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.  Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30 a.m. – 8:35 a.m. Welcome and Introductions

8:35 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. Genetics and Ovarian Cancer, David Mutch, MD

9:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Precision Therapy, Shannon Westin, MD, MPH

10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Break

10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Regional Clinical Trials, Lisa Barroilhet, MD

10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Morning Panel Discussion, Lisa Barroilhet, MD, David Mutch, MD, & Shannon Westin, MD, MPH

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Lunch

12:30 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Lubrication for the Soul, Meg Gaines, JD, LLM

1:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Sexual Health Megan Peterson, NP, & Joanne Rash, PA

2:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.Break

2:15 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Afternoon Panel Discussion Meg Gaines, JD, LLM, David Kushner, MD, Megan Peterson, NP, & Joanne Rash, PA

3:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Closing Remarks


Elizabeth Young isn’t afraid to jump for a cause no matter how high. As a survivor of cervical cancer, Young empowers women through skydiving, running marathons and giving back to the cause. This year is no different with her second skydiving event Mother’s Day Weekend.


September is Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month.  After creating the month in 1999, the Foundation strives to bring attention about these cancers through public awareness campaigns.


The Foundation is proud to offer various Research Grants and Awards. Click here for more information.


FREE Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Courses throughout the country. For more information, click here.