Survivor Course takes place on Saturday, September 16, 2017 

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University of Massachusetts Medical School 
Faculty Conference Room
55 N Lake Ave, Worcester, MA 01655 

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Tori Scatena 
Foundation for Women's Cancer 
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Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
University of Massachusetts Medical School 

The FWC is pleased to offer this free course for ovarian cancer survivors, family, friends and other supporters who are interested in learning more about the disease from the leading cancer experts in the United States. Gynecologic oncologists and other members of the cancer care team will share the  latest information about ovarian cancer research and clinical trials. This full-day session includes continental breakfast, and lunch. There is no charge for attendance but we ask that you register in advance to help with our planning.

Course Details

The Survivors Course is free, but we would like interested individuals to register to keep track of numbers on site.  

University of Masschusetts Medical School
Faculty Conference Room
55 N Lake Ave, Worcester, MA 01655 

Course Schedule
September 16, 2017
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Course

Course Presentations:
Clinical Trials Overview- Paul Disilvestro, MD
Recurrent Ovarian Cancer/ Cancer as Chronic Illness- Linda Duska, MD
The Resilient Option: How to Withstand and Bounce Back from Adversity, Anil Sood, MD
Management of Post Treatment Anxiety/pain - Diana Kamila
Understanding your CA125 - Jonathan Cosin, MD, FACOG, FACS
Ovarian Cancer Survivorship: Quality of Life and Managing Side Effects, Sarah Hughes, MD
Hereditary Ovarian Cancer Syndromes - Lindsay Kipnis, MS, CGC 

Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.