Advocacy

Statement from Audra Moran, President and CEO of Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance on the President’s FY2020 Budget

(March 12, 2019) “The President’s proposed FY2020 budget released by the White House on Monday seeks to cut medical research funding at the National Cancer Institute (NCI) by 15 percent – almost $900 million dollars compared to FY2019…

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Action Alert: Protect Federal Funding for Ovarian Cancer Research

The White House has released a proposed budget for FY2018 that makes drastic cuts to the budgets for the National Institute of Health (NIH) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)…

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Kolker Fellowship Deadline Approaching

The Kolker Fellowship commemorates the legacy of pioneering health policy advocate Ann Kolker…

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OCRFA applauds FDA’s statement on ovarian cancer screening test

On September 7th, the FDA issued an important safety communication about tests marketed as ovarian cancer screening tests, including the ROCA Test developed by Abcodia Incorporated…

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Action Alert: Oral Chemotherapy Parity

Join us in asking Congress to pass oral chemotherapy parity legislation today. This legislation will ensure that patients have access to the best chemotherapy drugs available, including many personalized therapies…

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#30DaysofTeal: Day 22

Miss USA, Deshauna Barber, joined Chad Ramsey and Lisa Mauti on Capitol Hill to meet with Members of Congress to educate them about ovarian cancer…

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#30DaysofTeal: Day 21

Reps. Sean Duffy (R-WI) and Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) to speak at briefing on the state of ovarian cancer in the United States Watch the Briefing WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Reps…

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Action Alert: Protect Ovarian Cancer Research Funding at the Department of Defense

Later this week, we’ll be sending out a request for you to take Action to help protect ovarian cancer research funding at the Department of Defense…

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Zubik v. Burwell & the Supreme Court

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 17, 2016   Lisa Mauti lmauti@ocrfa.org 202-517-6410 Supreme Court Returns Zubik v…

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Advocacy for Ovarian Cancer: Let Your Voice Be Heard!

Check out our webinar by Chad Ramsey, VP of Policy, and Alison Silberman, Director of Field Engagement, to learn about OCRFA’s legislative efforts in 2016…

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President Asks for $1B to Fund Cancer “Moon Shot”

In his final State of the Union address, President Obama announced a national initiative to find a cure to cancer…

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A New Report from USPSTF

Last week the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) released its fifth report to Congress highlighting women’s health as a high priority gap in clinical preventative services…

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