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Society of Gynecologic Nurse Oncologists

The Society of Gynecologic Nurse Oncologists is commited to the process of actively engaging other health care professionals and the public in a constructive dialogue about critical issues. It is our goal to generate greater public awareness, and to build bridges among groups. Toward that end we welcome your interest in our Speaker's Bureau and our Cancer Awareness activities.

Health Care Policy

Details on how we support GINA, Johanna's Law, and the Nightingale Campaign.

Cancer Awareness Month

Information, and a publicity kit, to help you promote cancer awareness.

Speakers Bureau

Registered nurses are available to lecture on gynecologic-oncology topics.

Cancer Awareness Quilt

The story of the quilt.





New Peer Navigation Program available to support individuals affected by hereditary ovarian, breast, prostate, pancreatic cancers and melanoma. If you have patients who could benefit from receiving a free resource guide and talking to a trained volunteer who understands their situation, please share your mailing address here or contact Sandy Cohen at to obtain FORCE’s Peer Navigation Program flyersfor your office. In case you are not familiar with FORCE: Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered, they are a national nonprofit organization dedicated to education and support of individuals and families with or at risk for hereditary breast, ovarian and related cancers. Learn more


Lisa Schlager, Vice President, Community Affairs & Public Policy
301-961-4956 /





IPVC 2018
Sydney, Australia, 2-6 October, 2018

Join us for the 32nd International Papillomavirus Conference, to be held October 2nd - 6th in Sydney, Australia. IPVC 2018 will gather researchers, clinicians and other health professionals to share knowledge and ideas on papillomaviruses and their associated diseases as we work towards global control of HPV disease. As with past IPVS conferences, IPVC 2018 will include an outstanding program of invited lectures, oral abstract sessions, poster sessions, symposia, workshops and social events. 
We look forward to seeing you in Sydney!