About Us

Formed in 1999 by a group of ovarian cancer survivors, MOCA now counts more than 1,000 survivors as members

Our mission

The Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance funds research, provides support to women and families, educates the medical community and raises awareness.

Our team

Our board

Our Medical Advisory Committee

Jamie N. Bakkum-Gamez, M.D.
Gynecologic Oncologist
Mayo Clinic

Brigitte Barrette, M.D.
Gynecologic Oncologist
University of Vermont

Matthew Block, MD, PhD
Medical Oncologist
Mayo Clinic

William A. Cliby, M.D.
Gynecologic Oncologist
Mayo Clinic

Colleen Evans, D.O.
Gynecologic Oncologist
Essentia Health

Sean Dowdy, M.D.
Gynecologic Oncologist
Mayo Clinic

Britt K. Erickson, MD
Gynecologic Oncologist
University of Minnesota Medical Center

Melissa A. Geller, M.D.
Gynecologic Oncologist
Masonic Cancer Clinic, University of Minnesota

Rahel Ghebre, MD
Gynecologic Oncologist
University of Minnesota Medical Center – Fairview

Gretchen Glaser, MD
Gynecologic Oncologist
Mayo Clinic

Amanika Kumar, MD
Gynecologic Oncologist
Mayo Clinic

Carrie Langstraat, MD
Gynecologic Oncologist
Mayo Clinic

Andrea Mariani, MD
Gynecologic Oncologist
Mayo Clinic

Sally A. Mullany, MD
Gynecologic Oncologist
University of Minnesota Medical Center- Fairview

Christopher Pennell, PhD
Assistant Director, Education and Community Engagement
Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota

Colleen Rivard, MD
Gynecologic Oncologist

Jessica Thomes Pepin, MD
Gynecologic Oncologist
Minnesota Oncology

Andrea Wahner-Hendrickson, MD
Medical Oncologist
Mayo Clinic

John Weroha, MD, PhD
Medical Oncologist
Mayo Clinic

Boris Winterhoff, MD, MS
Gynecologic Oncologist
University of Minnesota Medical Center- Fairview

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