Other Advocacy Resources
Cancer Advocacy Now (CAN)
A grass-roots program created by the National Coalition of Cancer Survivorship that helps cancer patients become effective advocates on issues that affects them.
Coalition for Genetic Fairness (CGF)
This coalition of nonprofit and for-profit groups advocates for passage of federal genetic laws prohibiting genetic discrimination.
Department of Defense (DOD)
Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs
The Department of Defense is the second largest funding agency for breast and ovarian cancer research. This page discusses consumer participation in the DOD's research programs.
A coalition of genetic advocacy organizations, the Genetic Alliance provides resources and tools for families affected by hereditary diseases.
Johanna's Law Website
This website provides comprehensive information about Johanna's law and what people can do to help promote its passage.
Research Advocacy Network
A nonprofit organization dedicated to developing a network of consumer advocates to improve patient care.
Ovarian Cancer National Alliance
An advocacy organization devoted to ovarian cancer concerns.
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