Press Releases

OCRFA Statement on Results of GOG 252

April 11, 2016 – Many members of the ovarian cancer community have been concerned about the results of GOG 252 clinical trial, which were released last month at the Society of Gynecologic Oncology’s Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer…

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The Institute of Medicine Reports on Ovarian Cancer

The Institute of Medicine (IOM) recently released a report commissioned by Congress, Ovarian Cancers: Evolving Paradigms in Research and Care. The report provides an in-depth look at the state of ovarian cancer in the United States…

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Research News: Talcum Powder

The Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance provides information based on medical research and best practices. Research regarding a connection between the use of talcum powder and increased ovarian cancer risk is inconclusive…

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Ovarian Cancer National Alliance and Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Announce Merger, Formation of Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance

Merger to create largest global ovarian cancer policy advocacy and research organization January 26, 2016 — Today, two of the nation’s foremost ovarian cancer policy advocacy and research organizations, the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance and…

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Our Response to the UKCTOCS ROCA & CA-125 Results

WASHINGTON — Today, the UK Collaborative Trial of Ovarian Cancer Screening (UKCTOCS) of the University College London released the results of its study to determine if the risk of ovarian cancer algorithm (ROCA), when used yearly in conjunction…

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Public health evidence points to need for FDA regulation of laboratory developed tests

November 18, 2015 Contact: Lisa Mauti lmauti@ovariancancer…

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New Ovarian Cancer National Alliance research finds state lawmakers have power to dramatically improve access to ovarian cancer care and outcomes for the 21,000 women diagnosed each year

For Immediate Release September 23, 2015 Contact: Lisa Mauti (lmauti@ovariancancer…

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Representatives Sean Duffy (R-WI) and Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) to launch Congressional Ovarian Cancer Caucus at Rally on Tuesday

For Immediate Release September 28, 2015 Contact: Lisa Mauti (lmauti@ovariancancer…

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New Ovarian Cancer PSA Features President Barack Obama’s Sister and Late Mother

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Lisa Mauti 443.846.2626 lmauti@ovariancancer.org New Ovarian Cancer PSA Features President Barack Obama’s Sister and Late Mother Dr…

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Where women live impacts health: New report reveals unequal access to ovarian cancer care

MEDIA ADVISORY September 10, 2015 Contact: Lisa Mauti (lmauti@ovariancancer…

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Sherry Pollex and the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance launch “The Teal Appeal” to raise ovarian cancer awareness

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 2, 2015 Contact: Lisa Mauti Ovarian Cancer National Alliance 443-­845-­2626 lmauti@ovariancancer…

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Ovarian Cancer National Alliance honored for advocacy work

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 15, 2015 Contact: Lisa Mauti lmauti@ovariancancer…

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