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

Suzanne Lee Prince Foundation ReKindle Hope for Vulvar Cancers
404.217.4961
suzanneleeprince.org
elvie@suzanneleeprince.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

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.