Who We Are

OCRA is the leading organization in the world fighting ovarian cancer from all fronts—in the lab and on Capitol Hill—while supporting women and their families.

Three Cornerstones of Our Mission

  • Funding Research

    OCRA's ongoing investment in the most promising scientific research is funding discoveries, creating new treatments, and hastening desperately needed breakthroughs.

  • Advocating for Patients

    We are the voice for the ovarian cancer community, working with legislators to ensure federal ovarian cancer research and education funding, patient safety, and access to high-quality care are protected on Capitol Hill.

  • Supporting Survivors

    Our programs help women navigate an overwhelming diagnosis, supporting patients and their families when and where they need it most.

Our Impact

  1. Invested over $80M

    in ovarian cancer research since 1994

  2. Educated 75,000+

    future medical professionals since 2002

  3. Advocated for $150M+

    in government research funding in 2017