Cherie Estrada

Hispanic Health Educator

Ms. Estrada began her career with Baxter International in Valencia, Spain. With a degree in international marketing and Spanish, she worked for the Illinois Department of Public Health in the Training Department and to promote health awareness to Spanish-speaking residents.  She is currently involved with the Foundation’s Latinas Stay Healthy Cervical Cancer Initiative, a program that promotes regular gynecologic exams for under-served women, as well as vaccination of young women and men in order to help prevent cervical cancer.

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.