Aine E. Clements, MD

The Ohio State University

Dr. Clements is a Gynecologic Oncology fellow at The Ohio State University. She currently has a T32 NIH grant to work in the lab of Dr Gustavo Leone in collaboration with Dr David Cohn on endometrial cancer. She has published a study on cost-effective surgical treatment in endometrial cancer, and is interested in genetic and proteomic changes that may increase risk for development of endometrial cancer. She is a member of the Society for Gynecologic Oncology and the American Association for Cancer Research.

Spotlight

Visit the Sisterhood of Survivorship page to read “Dena’s Story” — by a vulvar cancer survivor who has shared her story and wise words, and channeled her energy into her National Race to End Women’s Cancer team.

Awareness

The CDC recently announced that fewer than half of American children are given the HPV vaccination.

Research

As of the July 23 deadline, 55 research abstracts were submitted in hopes of receiving one of only 6 grants from the Foundation. This points to a need for more funding so that the Foundation may award grants to every deserving applicant.

Education

The Gynecologic Cancer Global Health Forum will be Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014 in D.C.. For more information on educational events and courses, click here.