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HERA has raised $1 Million for ovarian cancer research

Congratulations and thank you! HERA has raised $1 Million for ovarian cancer research since 2002. Thank you for helping us give one million dollars to fund research grants focused on new treatments, better diagnostics and finding a cure for ovarian… Read More
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A Farewell to Our Dear Friend, Maggie Luck

Maggie Luck, and her loving family, have touched our hearts deeply for several years and it is with great sorrow to announce that she passed away on October 27, 2016. One of Maggie’s two daughters, Kelly Luck, recently posted the following announce… Read More
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Review: A Guide to Survivorship for Women Who Have Ovarian Cancer

A Johns Hopkins Health Book, 2nd Edition, Edited by Dr. Robert E. Bristow, Dr. Terri L. Cornelison, Dr. F.J. Montz, 2015 Review by Whitney Boland September is ovarian cancer awareness month, a great time to learn more about the disease. Although ovar… Read More
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HERA says good bye to Sheila Phelan Wright, November 18, 2015

The HERA Women’s Cancer Foundation is deeply saddened by the passing of Sheila Phelan Wright on November 18, 2015. In addition to being Professor Emerita at DU, Sheila was a long-time friend and advocate for HERA. She was smart, always asked g… Read More
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Climbing Ambassador Whitney Boland Joins Board

  Ambassador Rock Climber Whitney Boland Joins HERA Women’s Cancer Foundation Board Sponsored by Black Diamond, La Sportiva and Sterling Rope, Boland Joins Fight to Eliminate Ovarian Cancer Denver, CO – May 6, 2015 — The HERA Women’… Read More
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Stand Up to Cancer Ovarian Cancer Dream Team Announced

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Kelly Voss, ED HERA Women’s Cancer Foundation 262.989.6215 kelly@dev.herafoundation.org Stand Up to Cancer Ovarian Cancer Dream Team Announced Denver, CO – April 21, 2014 – Local Denver nonprofit HERA Women… Read More
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Former Petzl Executive Joins Board

HERA Foundation Announces Former Petzl Executive as Latest Board Member  DENVER – April 11, 2015 – The HERA Women’s Cancer Foundation, a nationally recognized ovarian cancer nonprofit, announced the addition of John Evans to the Board of D… Read More
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Sheila Wright Participates in OCRP

HERA Board Member Helps Determine Ovarian Cancer Research Funding Sheila Wright participates in OCRP to determine future ovarian cancer research funding DENVER – October 17, 2014 – Ovarian cancer advocate and HERA Board member, Sheila Phe… Read More
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2014 Sean Patrick Grant Awarded

HERA Foundation Awards Collaborative Grant to University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Researchers Drs. Sood and Bhattacharya Receive $50,000 Grant for Metabolic Imaging Research DENVER – Sept. 15, 2014 – The HERA Women’s Cancer Foundation… Read More
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HERA Foundation Supports Dream Team

HERA Women’s Cancer Foundation Supports New Stand Up to Cancer Dream Team Dedicated to Ovarian Cancer New Translational Research Ovarian Cancer Dream Team to Tackle Deadliest Gynecologic Cancer DENVER, Colo. – Sept. 9, 2014 – A groundbreaking c… Read More
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