CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CURE Media Group, the nation’s leading digital and print media enterprise dedicated to patients and survivors of cancer, welcomes the Foundation for Women’s Cancer (FWC) to the Strategic Alliance Partnership (SAP) program. The partners will collaborate to increase research, education and public awareness about gynecologic cancer risk, prevention, early detection and optimal treatment.
“We are so grateful to partner with the Foundation for Women’s Cancer,” said Michael J. Hennessy Jr., president of MJH Associates Inc., parent company of CURE Media Group. “Through this partnership, we look forward to help supporting the FWC mission and core values to eradicate gynecologic cancers.”
The FWC is a charitable organization formed in 1991 with a vision to end women’s cancer through mission-based programs that support research, education and public awareness of gynecologic cancers. The FWC is the official foundation of the Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO), the premier medical specialty society for health care professionals, which will celebrate its 50th anniversary in 2019.
“This partnership with CURE Media Group is an invaluable opportunity,” said the FWC Board Chair, David Mutch, MD, FACOG, of Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO. “The ability to communicate information about gynecologic cancers — from symptoms to clinical trials – is a vital part of our work and we look forward to seeing these resources reach more people who need them.”
Knowing the importance of bringing awareness to gynecologic cancers, the FWC declared September as Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month (GCAM) in 1999. This year, the FWC is encouraging survivors, patients, medical staff, advocates and friends to post messages about what they want the public to know about gynecologic cancers using #IWishIKnew and #GCAM throughout the month.
As part of this joint effort, the FWC will be able to share valuable content and awareness campaigns through CURE® magazine, where readers will have access to unprecedented resources, including the latest research, interviews and articles that can help patients with cancer and their caregivers make better-informed decisions. The SAP program is designed to facilitate an open exchange of information among trusted peers, with the goal to improve patient care.
For more information about the SAP program, visit https://www.curetoday.com/advocacy/partners.
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CURE Media Group is the leading resource for cancer updates, research and education. It combines a full suite of media products, including an industry-leading website, www.curetoday.com; innovative video programs, such as “CURE Connections®”; a series of widely attended live events; and CURE® magazine, which reaches over 1 million readers. CURE Media Group is part of the Cranbury, New Jersey-based MJH Associates Inc. family of businesses, which includes the acclaimed OncLive® (www.onclive.com) platform of resources for the practicing oncologist. For more information, visit www.curetoday.comor www.mjhassoc.com.
The Foundation for Women’s Cancer (FWC) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to increasing research, education and awareness about gynecologic cancer risk, prevention, early detection and optimal treatment. The FWC is the official foundation of the Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO). Learn more at foundationforwomenscancer.org.
The Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) is the premier medical specialty society for health care professionals trained in the comprehensive management of gynecologic cancers. As a 501(c)(6) organization, the SGO contributes to the advancement of women’s cancer care by encouraging research, providing education, raising standards of practice, advocating for patients and members, and collaborating with other domestic and international organizations. Learn more at sgo.org.