Ovarian Cancer Australia delivers regular webinars throughout the year to educate, inform and support women living with ovarian cancer and their families.
Participation in these webinars is free and we provide details of up-coming webinars here on our website, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn pages.
Past webinar recordings have been made accessible as an online information and education resource for your viewing here on our website. Please click the links below to select the topics that interest you.
Young Women's Webinar
A live webinar for young women with ovarian cancer: emotional impact & early menopause
Date: 21 November 2017
Time: NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS: 1.00pm AEDST
In response to a need for more information for young women with ovarian cancer, the focus of this webinar will be on the issues and challenges faced by young women, including early menopause and the psychosocial impact of living with ovarian cancer.
Professor Martha Hickey, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Melbourne and Head of Menopause Unit, The Women’s Hospital, Melbourne will talk about the effects of surgical menopause including infertility and the psycho-social impact this has on young women. Doctor Brendha Pillay, a clinical psychologist at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre will focus on body image, feeling isolated and the impact that being diagnosed with Ovarian cancer at a relatively young age has on relationships with family and friends. We will also hear from a young woman who will share her experience of being diagnosed and living with ovarian cancer at a young age.
Register for the event here: http://omnovia.redbackconferencing.com.au/landers/page/7919b7
Thank you for to The Marian and EH FlackTrust who have provided the funding required for the delivery of this webinar.