2017 Ovarian Cancer Walk

Join us for the 2017 Walk & 5k Run! Bigger and better than ever!
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Competitive 5K Run

Please join us in our Competitive 5K Run at this year's Walk. The Run is a competitive run with official times, race results and awards.
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OAW Welcomes...

OAW is thrilled to welcome Miss NC USA & Miss NC Teen USA to the Walk this year! Stop by to get an autograph or photo with these beatiful ladies!
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Where does the money go?

Funds raised by the Ovarian Awareness Event activities are used to support ovarian cancer research at Duke University Medical Center.

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Wall of Honor

The Wall of Honor is our way of honoring your loved ones. Bring memoirs on event day to display on the "Wall of Honor," a celebration of life and love. We welcome photographs or stories about loved ones who have been touched by ovarian cancer.
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Although many participate as individuals or families, just as many form fundraising teams who come together to celebrate life, remember and honor loved ones, and raise money for research . Build a team of extended family, friends, colleagues, classmates anyone you can think of!
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Want to paticipate in this year's events? Register Today to get started!


Your tax deductable donation helps fund the fight against ovarian cancer.


It takes a small "Army" of volunteers to run this event. Want to help?

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Researchers at the Duke Cancer Institute are interested in learning what women with ovarian, fallopian tube, and peritoneal cancers care about most when choosing a cancer treatment. The study will help researchers understand what balance of benefits and side effects patients feel are acceptable when considering ovarian cancer treatments.

If you have ever been diagnosed with ovarian, fallopian tube, or primary peritoneal cancer and would like to participate in this study, please click the following link: https://duke.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3h49VW2etMQEB2R

Are you ready for the 2017 Walk & 5k!

September 16, 2017

  • Walk

    8:30 am – Registration Opens
    10:30 am – Start walking for a cure!
  • Competitive 5K Run

    Join us in our Competitive 5K Run at this year's Walk. The Run is a competitive run with official times, race results and awards.
    7:30 am – Registration Opens
    8:30 am – Run starts
  • “It Whispers, So Listen” – Educational Forum

    “It Whispers, So Listen” – Educational Forum open to the public.
    8:30 am – Registration Opens
    9:15 am – Forum begins at Sanderson High School.
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