NU Women: Ovarian Cancer Awareness

NU Women: Ovarian Cancer Awareness

Title: Ovarian Cancer Awareness
Date/Time: 26 November 10-11.30am
Location: Zoom (details to follow)


NU Women are pleased to run this event on ovarian cancer awareness in conjunction with Ruth Grigg from the charity Ovacome and Dr Yvette Drew from Newcastle University’s Centre for Cancer. The event will talk through identifying the signs and symptoms of ovarian cancer as well as discussing recent developments in its treatment at both Newcastle University and beyond. The session aims to address this challenging topic in a friendly, informal and approachable way and is open to all women from across the university. It will run for approximately 90 minutes and attendees will be given the opportunity to ask questions and discuss any concerns they might have.

The event is chaired by Nicola Curtin, Professor of Experimental Therapeutics at Newcastle University.