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

Hear from Dr. Anil Sood, the Foundation’s Research Chairman, and Carol Brown, 2014 SGO Program Chair, about research of interest to women and the public presented at the 2014 SGO Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer. Watch the video

Awareness

A new SGO Clinical Practice Statement states women diagnosed with epithelial ovarian, tubal, and peritoneal cancers should be considered for genetic counseling and testing, even in the absence of a family history.

Education

The next Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course Friday, May 2, 2014 in Long Island, NY. For more information on courses, click here.