Carolyn Muller, MD

University of New Mexico Cancer Center

MullerDr. Muller is Professor and Chief of Gynecologic Oncology at the University of New Mexico. She is a trained physician-scientist who has served as scientific reviewer for several National Institute of Health and Development of Defense Scientific committees. She has been a practicing gynecologic oncologist for over 16 years and has a research emphasis on ovarian cancer clinical trials.

She completed her fellowship in gynecologic oncology at UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX.  She is a member of several organizations, including the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Society of Gynecologic Oncology and the Gynecologic Oncology Group.

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.