Advocacy and Research

Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance (OCRA)
OCRA is the largest non-government funder of ovarian cancer research and programs, funding over $97 million since 1998 and advocating for over $150 million in government research funding in 2018. Learn more about our research and advocacy efforts.

American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)
The AACR fosters research in cancer and related biomedical fields, disseminates information on new research findings, and promotes science education and training.

American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
ASCO is a society for medical professionals working in the cancer field. The organization publishes new research in cancer through the Journal of Clinical Oncology and at its annual meeting.

Journal of Clinical Oncology
The official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology.

Journal of Gynecologic Oncology
An academic journal dedicated to gynecologic oncology, published by the Asian Society of Gynecologic Oncology.

Ovarian Cancer Research Program (OCRP)
The OCRP funds research in ovarian cancer, focusing on critical research areas that are not being funded by other agencies or programs.

Ovarian Cancer Specialized Programs of Research Excellence (SPOREs)
Five ovarian SPOREs, funded by the NCI, are currently conducting research on early detection, imaging technologies, risk assessment, immunosuppression and novel therapeutic approaches to ovarian cancer.

World Ovarian Cancer Coalition
Global coalition to improve medical and social impact of ovarian cancer. Hosts World Ovarian Cancer Day.