Ovarian Cancer Links
This article from Healthline is a good summary of ovarian cancer facts, including easy-to-understand infographics.
The goal of the WISP Study is to determine whether interval salpingectomy, followed by delayed oophorectomy (ISDO) can improve sexual functioning and menopausal symptoms compared to standard risk-reducing salpingo-oophorectomy (RRSO). Click the link to find out how to enroll or get more information.
The Patient Access Network (PAN) Foundation is an independent, national 501 (c)(3) organization dedicated to helping federally and commercially insured people living with life-threatening, chronic and rare diseases with the out-of-pocket costs for their prescribed medications. Partnering with generous donors, healthcare providers and pharmacies, PAN provides the underinsured population access to the healthcare treatments they need to best manage their conditions and focus on improving their quality of life. Since its founding in 2004, PAN has provided nearly 1 million underinsured patients with over $3 billion in financial assistance, through close to 70 disease-specific programs.
Patient Power is a patient education organization dedicated to connecting you to the knowledge of a community of cancer experts to empower you--or a loved one--to live well with cancer. From cutting-edge research and treatment news to coping with cancer in your everyday life, our community-based health centers cover the topics most important to you. Through our video interviews, in-person events and online features, we provide you with the tools and resources you need to better manage your cancer and live with hope. Patient Power is on the forefront of developing research and we bring you treatment news as it happens through interviews with the top researchers at medical conferences. Also, you'll learn from patients like you as they share their stories, insights and inspirational tips for coping with cancer.
Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance (OCRA) is the leading organization in the world fighting ovarian cancer from all fronts, including in the lab and on Capitol Hill.
Organization working to promote and ensure the highest quality of comprehensive clinical care through excellence in education and research in gynecologic cancers.
An international registry of families with two or more relatives with ovarian cancer.
Cancer research group promoting quality and integrity of scientific research in the field of gynecologic malignancies.
Organization that supports groundbreaking research to improve the survival rates for women with ovarian cancer.
National organization with over 80 state chapters working to raise awareness about ovarian cancer.
Located in Yorktown Heights, New York, their mission is to provide emotional, social, and educational support services to women, their families and friends affected by breast and ovarian cancer. The support provided enables women to help each other and empowers them to become their own health care advocates.
Provides information about the risks, prevention, early detection and treatment of gynecologic cancer, and funds promising research.