Action Alert for critical funding of Ovarian Cancer Research
Take Action Today!
The House will be considering legislation this week which funds the Ovarian Cancer Research Program. It's critical that your representatives hear from you TODAY about the importance of this program.
Please click here to ask your representative to support $20 million for the Ovarian Cancer Research Program.
About the Ovarian Cancer Research Program (OCRP)
The Ovarian Cancer Research Program (OCRP), a Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program in the Department of Defense (DoD), funds innovative and cutting edge ovarian cancer research. Since 1997, the OCRP has been addressing unmet research needs by supporting high-risk, high-reward research proposals. The OCRP is able to craft new award types, allowing it to foster synergystic, nontraditional research collaborations, necessary for tomorrow’s cures. Ovarian cancer survivors and advocates are involved in establishing OCRP research priorities alongside scientists and clinicians; more than 500 ovarian cancer survivors, advocates, scientists and clinicians have participated in OCRP research.Back