In the Media

Dr. Joanie Mayer Hope is one of the lead singers of No Evidence of Disease (N.E.D.), the nationally recognized rock band of 6 Gynecologic Oncologist. They have been featured in several news articles and media pieces across the United Sates. See some of this great coverage by clicking on the links below.

  • September 2014 Alaska Medicine magazine published a feature article on Dr. Hope, N.E.D. and Let Every Woman Know calling her Alaska's "Musician Physician on a Mission" Read more here:

    Dr. Joanie Mayer Hope in Alaska Medicine Magazine Dr. Joanie Mayer Hope in Alaska Medicine Magazine

  • September 20th, 2013 the Daily Tar Heel website features an article about N.E.D. the band during their trip to North Carolina for the Rock for Hope. Read the full story
  • September 20th, 2013 the WUNC radio show The State of Things talk with Dr. Joanie Mayer Hope and Dr. John Boggess of N.E.D. Listen to the interview and some of their music
  • September 19th, 2013 Dr. Joanie Mayer Hope and Dr. John Boggess of N.E.D. talk with WRAL during their trip to North Carolina for the Rock for Hope. Watch their interview
  • September 3rd, 2013 US News article about N.E.D.’s role in bringing awareness to women’s below the belt cancers, a topic that has been largely surrounded by silence until now. Read the full story
  • September 13th, 2012 the NY Daily News talks with Dr. Nimesh Nagarsheth of N.E.D. about the difficulty of detecting ovarian cancer. Read more
  • September 23rd, 2012 the rock docs of N.E.D. appeared on The Today Show while on tour in NYC. Watch video
  • September, 2012 News 12 New Jersey covers N.E.D. when they visit a patient in the hospital who was too ill to make the N.E.D. show at the 201 Club. Watch the news
  • September, 2012 Dr. Nimesh Nagarsheth appears on the One On One program on NJ Public TV. Watch the video
  • July 25th, 2011 The Washington Post covers N.E.D.’s Ovarian Cancer National Alliance annual conference concert. Read the full story
  • August 23rd, 2011 The Livestrong Foundation blog talks about N.E.D. the band and N.E.D. the movie. Read story
  • September 17th, 2011 Dr. Nimesh Nagarsheth is interviewed on CBS4 Denver while in town to speak at the Colorado OCNA summit on ovarian cancer. Watch video
  • December 20th, 2011 Dr. Hope is featured in an article by ASCO Connection Magazine where she discusses her love for music and medicine. Read the full story

Let Every Woman Know- Alsaka is AKWCC’s non-profit partner dedicated to raising awareness, sharing information and saving lives through local education of all Alaskans and support for those women living with gynecologic cancers. See news coverage of Let Every Woman Know – Alaska activities featured below.

  • September 18th, 2014 Turnagain Times covers the Alyeska Climbathon raising money for gynecologic cancer. Read the article
  • September 14th, 2014 Ch11 KTVA Anchorage news segment "Climbathon raises $50k for cancer awareness" Watch it here
  • September 13th, 2014 Ch11 KTVA Anchorage Daybreak news segment "Climbing for a Cause" Watch it here
  • September 12th, 2014 Ch11 KTVA Anchorage news segment "Cancer survivors and supporters to raise awareness by climbing mountain" Watch it here
  • September 11th, 2014 Ch11 KTVA Anchorage news segment "Cancer survivor fights for her life while helping others" Watch it here
  • September 17th, 2013 Alyeska resort discusses the success of the Let Every Woman Know Alyeska Climbathon, a fundraiser benefit and GYN cancer awareness event as part of the Globeathon and GYN Cancer Awareness Month. Read the blog
  • September 17th, 2013 the Anchorage Daily News covers the results of the Alyeska Climbathon and discusses its GYN cancer awareness component with Let Every Woman Know Alaska. Check out the article
  • September 9th, 2013 Coast Magazine discusses how the Alyeska Climbathon became a GYN cancer awareness event and fundraiser with event director Brian Burnett. See the full story
  • May 3rd, 2013 Dr. Thad Woodard on Line One: Your Health Connection for Alaska Public Radio interviews Dr. Joanie Mayer Hope about being a rock star, a cancer surgeon, and an awareness advocate with Let Every Woman Know – Alaska. See more information and listen to the interview
  • February 1st, 2013 KTUU Ch 2 News covers the Let Every Woman Know –Alaska kick off fundraiser and Arts of Healing Weekend. Read more
  • January 26th, 2013 Julia O’Malley from the Anchorage Daily News writes a glowing article about our rock doc Dr. Joanie Mayer Hope, N.E.D. the band, and Let Every Woman Know – Alaska. See the full article