Adnan Munkarah, MD

Carolinas Medical Center

Munkarah_Adnan_08C (1)Dr. Adnan Munkarah is the Director of the Division of Gynecologic Oncology at Wayne State University. He also serves as Vice Chair of the Board of Governors for the Ney Ford Medical Group.

Dr. Munkarah is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the American College of Surgeons, and a member of many professional societies including the Society of Gynecologic Oncologists, and the American Society of Clinical Oncology.

Among his many honors and awards, Dr. Munkarah has received Best Doctor’s in America, APGO Excellence in Teaching Award at Wayne State University and named as one of the Top Doctors in the area of Gynecology Oncology in HOUR Detroit magazine.

He has authored more than 130 articles and book chapters. He often serves as a visiting professor and invited lecturer at national and international meetings.

Spotlight

Women Magazine released a special report on ovarian cancer, featuring Q&A’s with three expert SGO surgeons and important facts about the disease.

Awareness

This year’s GCAM awareness is focused on the important link between obesity and endometrial cancer. Check out the new toolkit to learn more.

Research

The Foundation for Women’s Cancer is pleased to share its 2014-2015 Research Grants and Awards booklet. The booklet describes the prizes and the application process. Prize applications are due on October 8, 2014.

Education

The next Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course will be Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. For more information on educational events and courses, click here.