The Foundation for Women’s Cancer is dedicated to increasing public awareness of gynecologic cancer risk awareness, prevention, early detection and optimal treatment. The official foundation of the Society of Gynecologic Oncology, the Foundation for Women’s Cancer is a nonprofit organization that provides funding for gynecologic cancer research and training, as well as educational programs and resources. The Foundation for Women’s Cancer has raised more than $50 million in areas such as research, awareness, education and outreach.
The Foundation for Women’s Cancer Continues the Fight to End Gynecologic Cancer One Step at a Time; Race Set for Nov. 4, 2018 in Washington, DC
In recent years, the number of available gynecologic cancer clinical trials has gone down. The Foundation for Women's Cancer educates women about the trials that are available, and encourages them speak up publicly about the need for more.
Linda R. Duska, gynecologic oncologist, University of Virginia, discusses the Foundation for Women's Cancer.