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Established in 2011, the Michigan Ovarian Cancer Alliance strives to save women's lives by promoting the early detection of ovarian cancer and improved treatment outcomes.  MIOCA raises awareness of ovarian cancer, provides resources and support to survivors and their families, advocates both locally and federally, educates Michigan communities, and funds innovative ovarian cancer research.

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MIOCA announces the 2019 Geri Fournier Ovarian Cancer Research Opportunity

The Michigan Ovarian Cancer Alliance Board of Directors is proud to once again offer research grant opportunities for the upcoming grant cycle. Pam Dahlmann, MIOCA President, states, "It is critical that innovative research be funded if there are to be gains made in discovering improved treatments or an early detection test. It is very exciting that, with the generous support of our donors, we have been able to provide a total of $350,000 to researchers here in Michigan through the Michigan Ovarian Cancer Alliance Geri Fournier Ovarian Cancer Research Grant program since its inception in 2015."

For those interested or involved in ovarian cancer research, please download the Michigan Ovarian Cancer Alliance Geri Fournier Ovarian Cancer Research Grant Cover Letter and Application.  All submissions are due by the end of the day on Sunday, January 13, 2019.  Awards will be announced by March 31, 2019.