Wednesday 17 December 2014
Last month I was lucky enough to join our Research Advocates on a fascinating visit to the University of Nottingham. There we met the enthusiastic Dr Srinivasan Madhusudan and his colleague Dr Rachel Doherty who are conducting research into potential ways to increase the effectiveness of...
Wednesday 10 December 2014
The 16th annual Britain Against Cancer conference took place yesterday. Target Ovarian Cancer staff members and advocates attended the conference, and also had an exhibition stand to raise awareness of our work with delegates. The stand was very well received with a steady flow of delegates...
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...