David H. Moore, MD

Franciscan Health Alliance

MooreAfter graduating from Wabash College and Indiana University School of Medicine, Dr. Moore completed his fellowship in gynecologic oncology at The University of North Carolina School of Medicine and remained on the medical school faculty (Assistant Professor 1988-1993). He joined the medical school faculty at Indiana University School of Medicine (Associate Professor 1993-1999, Professor 1994-2004, Mary Fendrich Hulman Professor in Gynecologic Oncology 2004-2006) until assuming his current position as the Director of Gynecologic Oncology for the Franciscan Health Alliance.

Dr. Moore served the Gynecologic Oncology Group as the co-chair/chair of the Cervix and Vulva Committee (1994-2007) and was the study chair for several GOG trials. He has been a member of the Editorial Boards of Gynecologic Oncology (2000-2006 and 2008-2012) and Journal of Clinical Oncology (2005-2008). He is an active member of the Society of Gynecologic Oncology (Membership Committee 1999-2003, Clinical Practice Committee 2007-2012 (chair 2008-2011), SGO Council 2008-2011), is the ACOG representative to the Appropriations Committee – Gynecologic Cancers of the American College of Radiology, and is the current Treasurer of the Foundation for Women’s Cancer. He serves as a community representative to the Gynecologic Cancer Screening Committee.

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

Vaccine efficacy against vulvar infection with HPV 16/18 was comparable to the efficacy found against cervical infection 4 years after vaccination, according to researchers with the National Cancer Institute.

Research

The Foundation has published its 2014-2015 Research Grants and Awards Booklet with Applications. Please consider applying to become part of an elite group of physician-scientists committed to the well-being of women at risk for/affected by gyn malignancies.

Education

The next Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course will be Saturday, July 26, 2014 in Boston. For more information on courses, click here.