OCRA News

A Thanksgiving Message from OCRA’s President & CEO, Audra Moran

Who’s ready to build some new Thanksgiving traditions?  In our household, preparations are underway for one of the “cozier” holidays in recent memory, and I’m sure you’re busy as well, so I’ll keep it short…

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Dr. Robert Pyle, Author & Inspiration for The Dark Divide Film, Talks to Ovarian Cancer Caregivers

“This could be years; this could be the rest of either of your lives. So, treat it as if it’s still good time, not wasted time, and not lost time.” Dr. Robert Pyle Dr…

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OCRA-Funded Scientists Further Study Gene Mutation Connected to Ovarian Cancer

An international collaborative of scientists, including Dr. Ronald Chandler at Michigan State University, studied ARID1A mutations, which are specific gene mutations observed in deep ovarian and deep infiltrating endometriosis…

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The Overview: November 2020

We’re full on into fall, and giving thanks for all that we’ve accomplished together, in a year that’s been more than a little challenging…

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What Ovarian Cancer Patients Should Know About Palliative Care

Palliative care is one of the most misunderstood areas of the medical world, starting from its pronunciation (“PAL-ee-uh-tiv”), all the way to who it can help, and what it entails.  Dr…

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What’s New in Ovarian Cancer Research and Treatment

A bright spot in 2020 for the ovarian cancer community has been the ongoing developments in research and treatments…

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Talking Representation and Resources with Elle Simone | Survivor Stories

I never say, ‘I have cancer,’ because it’s not mine. I’m dealing with it…

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Now Accepting Applications for 2021 Advocate Leader Program

Be a voice for the ovarian cancer community. Registration is now open for our 2021 Advocate Leader program…

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Managing the Three C’s: Cancer, COVID, and Caregiving

Caregivers of those who have been diagnosed with ovarian cancer play a pivotal role in the emotional and physical support of their loved ones…

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Inspired Advice: What Helps You Stay Positive?

Those who have faced an ovarian or gynecologic cancer diagnosis have so much to offer to others going through a similar experience – be it support, tips or friendship…

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Watch Expert Presentations from OCRA’s Virtual National Conference

Want to learn what’s new in ovarian cancer research and care? Start here…

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OCRA’s Statement on SCOTUS and the Affordable Care Act (ACA)

The Supreme Court is poised to consider California v…

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