In recognition of National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, Support Connection presents for a National Toll-Free Educational Webinar for women living with ovarian cancer. Women may also participate by phone via toll-free teleconference.
The presentation will focus on issues pertaining to women with ovarian cancer, including those experiencing a recurrence. Topics will include the latest information in the development of drugs for advanced ovarian cancer, and advances in Immune Therapy . A question and answer period will follow.
SPEAKER: Dr. David Spriggs, MD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Dr. Spriggs is Head of the Division of Solid Tumor Oncology; Winthrop Rockefeller Chair of Medical Oncology. In addition to the daily care of women with gynecologic cancers, he runs clinical trials testing new, targeted drugs, and oversees a small research laboratory looking for answers to questions such as why certain tumors resist drug treatment and how genes can affect the development of tumors. Pre-registration is required.