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Answers to Cancer Patients’ Questions about COVID-19

Monday, March 16, 2020

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak a pandemic. Cancer patients, survivors and caregivers may have questions about COVID-19 that are specific to cancer treatment. Here are some answers from gynecologic oncologists to questions that persons impacted by cancer might have. As a cancer patient, what does it mean to … Read More

Foundation Offers New Educational Materials for Patients

Monday, January 20, 2020

The FWC has added several new fact sheets and brochures for gynecologic cancer patients to the Foundation website. The following Gynecologic Cancer fact sheets are newly available as PDF downloads: Financial Resources for Cancer Patients: Your Guide Survivorship: Your Guide Psychosocial Issues & Survivorship: Your Guide Palliative Care: Your Guide The following new brochure titles … Read More

Pam Lewis joins FWC as Director of Major and Planned Gifts

Monday, January 20, 2020

The Foundation for Women’s Cancer (FWC)—the official foundation of the SGO—is pleased to announce the hiring of Pam Lewis, MEd, as the Director of Major and Planned Gifts. Pam has over 15 years of development and corporate sales experience. Her development roles have been focused in academic medicine, clinical healthcare systems and disease advocacy work. … Read More

FWC 2018 Annual Report Now Available

Friday, December 13, 2019

The Foundation for Women’s Cancer (FWC) has released its 2018 Annual Report, which includes highlights of the Foundation’s efforts in research, awareness, outreach and education as well as a list of donors from the 2018 calendar year. The FWC appreciates everyone who contributed to the Foundation’s ongoing work to end women’s cancer.    

Take action to #EndWomensCancer

Friday, December 13, 2019

Take action this holiday season in memory or in honor of someone you know impacted by cervical, endometrial/uterine, ovarian, vaginal or vulvar cancer. Help move us towards a future where lives are no longer lost due to gynecologic cancers. Make a gift today! Every five minutes someone is diagnosed with a gynecologic cancer. Your contribution … Read More