Marsha Rivkin Center For Ovarian Cancer Research
The mission of the Marsha Rivkin Center is to save lives and reduce suffering through improved treatment, early detection and prevention of ovarian cancer.Join us in our resolute effort against ovarian cancer. We fund the best scientists, develop the brightest minds, and encourage the strongest research partnerships.

The Marsha Rivkin Center presents the 10th Biennial Ovarian Cancer Research Symposium, September 8–9, 2014, Seattle, Washington

Call for Abstracts

The Planning Committee is now soliciting research and clinical abstracts. Submit electronically to Wendy Law, PhD at Wendy [DOT] Law [AT] swedish [DOT] org by 5 pm Pacific Time on Tuesday, April 1, 2014.

Please include the following information when submitting:

  1. Presenter Contact Information: name, credentials (MD, PhD, ScD, etc.), job title, institution, mailing address, telephone number & email address.
  2. Indicate which session(s) you would like to be considered for presenting (choose up to 2 of the following 5):
    • Technologies that Drive Ovarian Cancer Research (includes but not limited to omic technologies, systems biology, novel models for functional validation and therapy assessment)
    • Strategies for Controlling Ovarian Cancer (includes but not limited to early diagnosis, risk assessment, prevention)
    • Biology of Ovarian Cancer (includes but not limited to basic biology, tumor microenvironment, intratumoral heterogeneity)
    • Novel Therapeutics for Ovarian Cancer (includes but not limited to immunomodulation, mechanisms of drug resistance, translational medicine)
    • Poster Session
  3. One-Page Abstract: including title, author(s), institution(s), purpose of your study, a brief explanation of experimental procedures, a summary of the data, and your conclusions. Use 1" margins, singlespaced 12-point font, and no longer than one page (8.5" x 11").

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