Angela G. Arnold, MS, CGC

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

ArnoldAngela Arnold is a Senior Genetic Counselor for the Clinical Genetics Service at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC).  Ms. Arnold trained as a genetic counselor in her hometown of Melbourne, Australia and subsequently attended Sarah Lawrence College in New York where she obtained her Masters in Genetic Counseling.  After graduating Sarah Lawrence College, she became a Certified Genetic Counselor through the American Board of Genetic Counseling

Her specialty is counseling women at risk for gynecologic cancers.  Ms. Arnold’s research interests include the role of genetic counseling on the evaluation and management of women with an inherited predisposition to cancer, and the pathology of inherited gynecologic cancers.  She is an active member of the National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) and currently sits on the Phase I and Developmental Therapeutics Committees of the Gynecologic Oncology Group (GOG).

Spotlight

Check out this Women Magazine/aWomensheath.com page on gynecologic cancers, featuring our Listen, Learn, Act message and an article by National Race Surgeons Team Captain Linda Duska, M.D.

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

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

Education

The next Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course will be Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 in West Bloomfield, MI. For more information on educational events and courses, click here.