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Melbourne Fun Run, 28th May 2017

This year’s Melbourne Fun Run in aid of the Emer Casey Foundation took place on 28th May in Jell’s Park with over 400 runners taking part.  The event has raised $230,00 for ovarian cancer research over the past nine years and this year’s total has surpassed $40,000.  For updates on the funds raised this year click […]

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From left to right - Brendan Casey, Juliette Casey Snr and Juliette  Casey Jnr, Founders, Emer Casey Foundation; Audrey Tynan, Speaker and Ovarian Cancer Patient, Dr. Noreen Gleeson, Gynaecological Oncologist, St. James's Hospital; Jean Marc Monseux, Lymphodema Specialist/Physiotherapist, St. James's Hospital; Lorcan Birdthistle, CEO, St. James's Hospital.

World Ovarian Cancer Day Funding Announcement by the Emer Casey Foundation

The Emer Casey Foundation has marked World Ovarian Cancer Day 2017 by announcing a €60,000 donation to Gynae Cancer Care at St. James’s Hospital, Dublin.  The donation will be used to purchase a laparascopic device which allows surgeons to be more selective in the removal of lymph nodes (through which cancer spreads) from the pelvis. […]

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