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The New York Times Publishes OCRF’s Letter to the Editor 8/12/15

(8/12/15) In response to the article “An Ovarian Cancer Treatment, Recommended Since 2006, is Found to be Underused,“ published in the Health section of The New York Times on August 3, 2015, OCRF co-wrote a Letter to the Editor along with…

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Ovarian Cancer Research Fund and National Sponsor QVC Expand Woman to Woman Program

Gynecologic Cancer Patients to Receive Support in 6 New Locations WEST CHESTER, Pa (August 10, 2015) —Ovarian Cancer Research Fund (OCRF) and QVC today announced six new Woman to Woman grant recipients: Cooper University Hospital, Camden, New…

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QVC Heads to the Hamptons for Annual Charitable Broadcast

QVC and Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Joining Forces for “QVC Presents Super Saturday LIVE” Broadcast WEST CHESTER, Pa. (July 21, 2015) – Help advance the fight against ovarian cancer with stylish steals and dazzling deals…

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NASCAR's Martin Truex Jr.'s girlfriend Sherry Pollex goes to Capitol Hill to advocate for affordable therapy costs, ovarian cancer research funding

For Immediate Release July 15, 2015 Contact: Lisa Mauti Ovarian Cancer National Alliance 202-517-6410 lmauti@ovariancancer.org NASCAR’s Martin Truex Jr…

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Donna Karan and Kelly Ripa to Host Ovarian Cancer Research Fund's Super Saturday NY

WORLD FAMOUS DESIGNER GARAGE SALE SPONSORED BY QVC SATURDAY, JULY 25TH IN WATER MILL, NY NEW YORK, N.Y…

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ASCO 2015 Update

Several promising advances in the treatment of ovarian cancer were presented at this year’s annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists (ASCO). Below is a report from one of our Research Advocates, Katie Hoody…

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OCRF Welcomes New Scientific Advisory Committee Members

(6/19/15) OCRF recently welcomed three new members to the Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC), our world-class group of leaders in the ovarian cancer field who review and approve all OCRF research grants. Dineo Khabele, M.D…

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Rosalind Franklin Excellence in Ovarian Cancer Research Award

Introducing the 2015 Ovarian Cancer National Conference Rosalind Franklin Excellence in Ovarian Cancer Research Award winner: Beth Karlan, MD…

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Carolyn Pultz Brown Leadership Award

Introducing the 2015 Ovarian Cancer National Conference Carolyn Pultz Brown Leadership Award winner: Senator Dianne Feinstein…

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Cindy Melancon Spirit Award

The Cindy Melancon Spirit Award commends and honors an individual for his or her commitment to the ovarian cancer community…

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AACR Update

Research Advocate Seana Roubinek attended the 2015 American Association of Cancer Research Annual Meeting in April…

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New Affordable Care Act guidance says women with ovarian cancer can receive free genetic counseling, testing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 12, 2015 Contact: Lisa Mauti lmauti@ovariancancer.org (202) 517-6410 New Affordable Care Act guidance says women with ovarian cancer can receive free genetic counseling, testing WASHINGTON, DC—Yesterday, the U.S…

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