OCRF & Ovarian Cancer National Alliance are now one strong, united, inspiring voice!
Ovarian Cancer Research Fund (OCRF) and the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance (OCNA) have led the way in advocacy, research and support for patients and their families for over 22 years. As of January 2016, we are pleased to announce we are joining together to form Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance (OCRFA), the largest global organization dedicated to advancing ovarian cancer research while supporting women and their families. Read the exciting news!


Survivor Stories / Tributes

renee silver

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I am one of the lucky few – I dedicate this to all women who are fighting this horrible disease, and may they be able to tell their story as I am

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I am now 74 years old. I discovered I had ovarian cancer at a regular g.y,n checkup when I was 46 in l981. I had a complete hysterectomy and one year of chemo. then what was called a 2nd look surgery. I was told I had Stage 3 cancer the chemo was cis-pltinum,adryamycin, and one moreI cannot recall.I was hospitalized once a month overnite and had 20 hours of I,V. treatment. I could tell you of my experiencs and what to do but there isno more room. Jus keep fighting.

Last updated on: 03/11/2009


Congratulations on being a survivor! Your story is an inspiration.

Chana Garcia – 04/15/2009