Resources


National Ovarian Cancer Coalition:
The Coalition raises awareness and promotes education about ovarian cancer.  They are committed to improving the survival rate and quality of life for women with ovarian cancer.

Ovarian Cancer National Alliance:
In September 1997, leaders from seven ovarian cancer groups joined forces to form the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance. Their primary goal was to establish a coordinated national effort to place ovarian cancer education, policy and research issues prominently on the agendas of national policy makers and women’s health care leaders.

Ovarian Cancer Research Fund:
The mission of the OCRF is to fund research to find a method of early detection and ultimately a cure for ovarian cancer.

The Gilda Radner Family Ovarian Cancer Registry:
The Gilda Radner Family Ovarian Cancer Registry is an international registry of families with two or more relatives with ovarian cancer. In addition to ovarian cancer research, the Registry offers an 1-800-OVARIAN Hotline, Newsletter, and ovarian cancer informational pamphlets. Our Ovarian Hotline is answered by trained cancer information specialist.

American Cancer Society:
The American Cancer Society is the nationwide, community-based, voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service.

Society of Gynecologists Oncologists:
The Society of Gynecologists Oncologists is to promote and ensure the highest quality of comprehensive clinical care through excellence in education and research in gynecologic cancers.

Womens Cancer Network:
The mission of the Gynecologic Cancer Foundation is to provide women with knowledge about the risks, prevention, early detection and treatment of gynecologic cancer, and empower them to become the best advocates for their health. The Foundation also funds promising research.