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

This special section in Self Magazine features a GYN surgeon and 34-year-old (at the time of diagnosis) patient.

Awareness

This year’s National Race to End Women’s Cancer aims to spread the word that all women should Love Your Ladyparts! Check out site’s new features and join the MOVEMENT.

Research

The Foundation’s research award winners will be notified in January. Thank you to all who sent in their applications.

Education

The next Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course will be February 7-8 in Anchorage, Alaska. For more information on educational events and courses, click here.