PHILADELPHIA (August 23, 2018) – Fox Chase Cancer Center is pleased to support the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition’s (NOCC) 20th Annual Philadelphia Run/Walk to Break the Silence on Ovarian Cancer. Faculty and staff, volunteers, patients, survivors, and their families will come together at this family-friendly 5K run/walk to raise funds to support ovarian cancer research and advocacy on Saturday, September 8.
Fox Chase is the sole organization that has sponsored this event every year. NOCC has invited Stephen C. Rubin, MD, chief of gynecologic oncology at Fox Chase, to present a toast to all ovarian cancer survivors at the event.
“I am honored to represent Fox Chase at the Run/Walk to Break the Silence on Ovarian Cancer, and grateful to NOCC for the opportunity to speak,” said Rubin.
The event starts at 8 A.M. at Memorial Hall in Fairmount Park. Registration opens at 6:45 A.M. For more information about this event, to register to join the Fox Chase team, or to make a donation, visit https://runwalk.ovarian.org/philadelphia/.