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!


1998 Individual Investigator Grant Recipient – Barry Kacinski

Barry Kacinski, M.D., Ph.D. (deceased)
Yale University
Steroid Hormone Regulation of the Expression of Genes


Dr. Barry Kacinski taught at Yale University since 1983 in the departments of therapeutic radiology, dermatology and obstetrics and gynecology.

Kacinski treated cancer patients at Yale-New Haven Hospital, Uncas on the Thames Hospital, the Veterans Affairs Medical Center, William W. Backus Hospital, and Lawrence and Memorial Hospital. He graduated from the Yale School of Medicine in 1980 and earned his Ph.D. in molecular biology and biophysics the following year.