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Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance Conference- July 12-14th

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For the first time live streaming is available thanks to sponsorship from Astrazeneca

Click the link: live streaming all general sessions, so you can watch as our expert speakers present the latest ovarian cancer updates, from wherever you are.
If you miss the live broadcasts they’ll be available for viewing for a limited time following the original presentations.

Presentation Topics:

  • Opening Ceremony
    Saturday, July 13: 8:45 AM–9:45 AM
    SPEAKER: Audra Moran, President & CEO, Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance
    SPONSORED BY: GSK/TESARO
  • Mello Abrams Lecture: New Treatments for Ovarian Cancer
    Saturday, July 13: 9:45 AM–10:45 AM
    INTRODUCED BY: Judy Abrams, OCRA Leadership Council, President Emerita, Ovarian Cancer National Alliance
    SPEAKER: Elizabeth Swisher, MD, Professor, University of Washington
    SPONSORED BY: GSK/TESARO
  • Immunotherapy for Ovarian Cancer: Present and Future
    Saturday, July 13:
    2:00 PM–3:00 PM
    SPEAKER: Oliver Dorigo, MD, PhD, Director, Stanford Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Stanford University
    SPONSORED BY: Genentech, Inc.
  • Ask the Experts Part I
    Sunday, July 14: 8:45 AM–9:45 AM
    SPEAKERS: David Gershenson, MD, Professor, MD Anderson Cancer Center
    Barbara Goff, MD, Professor, University of Washington
    Gottfried Konecny, MD, Professor, University of California Los Angeles
    SPONSORED BY: Clovis Oncology
  • Ask the Experts Part II
    Sunday, July 14: 10:00–11:00 AM
    SPEAKERS: David Gershenson, MD, Professor, MD Anderson Cancer Center
    Barbara Goff, MD, Professor, University of Washington
    Gottfried Konecny, MD, Professor, University of California Los Angeles
    SPONSORED BY: Clovis Oncology
  • Gene Discovery, Precision Medicine, and Public Health
    Sunday, July 14: 1:45 PM–2:45 PM
    SPEAKER:
    Mary-Claire King, PhD, American Cancer Society Professor, University of Washington
    SPONSORED BY: AstraZeneca
  • Closing Session: What’s Next?
    Sunday, July 14: 4:15 PM–5:00 PM
    SPEAKER: Audra Moran, President & CEO, Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance
    SPONSORED BY: GSK/TESARO

 

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