Survivors Course takes place on Saturday, September 30, 2017 

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Cooper-Platt Conference Center - City of Hope 
1500 E. Duarte Road
Duarte, CA 91010

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Kayla Westman 
Foundation for Women's Cancer 

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Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course
City of Hope - Duarte, CA

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.  

Cooper- Platt Conference Center - City of Hope

Course Schedule
September 30, 2017
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m. - 4:20 p.m. Course
Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. 

Course presentations

  • New and Exciting Research at the City of Hope: Steven Rosen, MD
  • Cutting Edge Treatments for Ovarian Cancer: Mihalea Cristea, MD
  • Surgical Management of Ovarian Cancer: Diane Yamada, MD
  • The Role of Chemotherapy in Ovarian Cancer: Thanh Dellinger, MD
  • The Genetics of Ovarian Cancer: Jeffery Weitzel, MD
  • Ensuring a Quality of Life: Virginia Sun, PhD, RN
  • The Importance of Supportive Care: William Dale, MD
  • Survivorship and Ovarian Cancer: Ernest Han, MD and Anne Reb, PhD, NP
  • Sexual Health After Ovarian Cancer: Marianne Matzo, PhD, APRN-CNP, AOCNP, FPCN, FAAN
  • Movement Workshop: Heather Harris