OCRF News

A Personal Connection Becomes a Professional Mission

12/04/2012 Ivan and Angels were young post-doctoral fellows when they first met at the University of California, San Diego eleven years ago. She was working on Alzheimer’s disease; he was conducting basic research studying breast cancer cells. At the time, they didn’t know that their labs... 

The New York Times Publishes OCRF’s Letter to the Editor 9/21/12

Recognizing the community’s concern about the USPSTF recommendation regarding screening for ovarian cancer in September 2012, OCRF responded by writing a New York Times Letter to the Editor to reinforce the fact that research is the key and expand our message to a much wider audience. It was... 

Standing up for Madeline

4/14/11 Noting with equal measures of amazement and pride that “Stand-up for Madeline and OCRF” will have its 10th Anniversary on May 16, John Hansbury lovingly observes that his late wife, the great comedic actress Madeline Kahn “would never do stand-up comedy. She couldn’t even tell a joke.”...