Resources

American Cancer Society
800.ACS.2345
cancer.org

CancerCare
800.813.HOPE
cancercare.org
info@cancercare.org

Cancer Support Community
917.305.1200
cancersupportcommunity.org

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
800.CDC.INFO (800.232.4636)
cdc.gov/cancer
cancerinfo@cdc.gov

Gynecologic Oncology Group
800.225.3053
gog.org
kness@gog.org

National Cancer Institute Cancer Information Service
800.4.CANCER
cancer.gov/cis
cisinfo@cancer.gov

National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship
301.650.9127
canceradvocacy.org
info@canceradvocacy.org

Office on Women’s Health
Department of Health & Human Services
800.994.WOMAN
womenshealth.gov

Patient Advocate Foundation
800.532.5274
patientadvocate.org
info@patientadvocate.org

Educational materials
Additional resources

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.