Meeting

The State of the Science in Ovarian Cancer Research--Meeting #4


When: August 17, 2015 - August 18, 2015 (8:00 AM Eastern)
Where: Hotel Irvine • 17900 Jamboree Road, Irvine, California 92614

Topics Diseases, Health Services, Coverage, and Access, Women's Health
Activity: The State of the Science in Ovarian Cancer Research
Board: Board on Health Care Services

An ad hoc committee under the auspices of the Institute of Medicine will review the state of the science in ovarian cancer and formulate recommendations for action to advance the field. The committee will:

* Summarize and examine the state of the science in ovarian cancer research;

* Identify key gaps in the evidence base and the challenges to addressing those gaps; 

* Consider opportunities for advancing ovarian cancer research; and

* Examine avenues for translation and dissemination of new findings and communication of new information to patients and others.

The committee will make recommendations for public and private sector efforts that could facilitate progress in reducing the incidence of and the morbidity and mortality from ovarian cancer.


The fourth meeting of the Committee on the State of the Science in Ovarian Cancer Research will be closed to the public in its entirety. 

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