Thursday 4 December 2014
Yesterday marked the launch of Target Ovarian Cancer’s General Election Manifesto at a private dinner at the House of Commons, attended by Sharon Hodgson MP, Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Ovarian Cancer and many of our advocates, joined by our Chair Joanna Barker MBE. The manifesto...
Pam at Hadrian's Wall
Thursday 27 November 2014
Pam joined our Hadrian’s Wall trek in July 2014. A challenge that began as a way to raise money in memory of her partner soon became a “life-changing and life-affirming experience” as well… Three and a half years ago my partner was diagnosed with ovarian cancer. Our immediate reaction at the time...
Ovarian cancer charities
Wednesday 19 November 2014
We have been delighted this week to meet up with the Chief Executives of three international ovarian cancer charities – Alison Amos, from Ovarian Cancer Australia; Elisabeth Baugh, from Ovarian Cancer Canada; and Calaneet Balas, from the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance, US. The four charities have...
Annwen Jones
Tuesday 18 November 2014
We’re delighted to announce that Annwen Jones, Chief Executive of Target Ovarian Cancer, has been invited to join the Cancer Drugs Fund (CDF) Panel. The CDF provides £280m each year to enable patients in England to access drugs that are not routinely funded by the NHS, including bevacizumab (...