Dennis R. Scribner, Jr., MD

Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Dennis R. Scribner, Jr., M.D. is an Associate Professor of Ob/Gyn at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Chief of Ob/Gyn at Carilion Clinic, Roanoke, Virginia.  He is the director of the gynecologic oncology infusion center and the minimally invasive surgical program.  He also chairs the operating room’s robotic steering committee.   He has received numerous teaching awards along with being runner up for the best bedside manner award voted on by regional nurses.  He completed his gyn oncology fellowship at the University of Oklahoma and is a full member of the Society of Gynecologic Oncology.  He has also completed certification as a physician executive through the American College of Physician Executives.

 

Spotlight

Women Magazine released a special report on ovarian cancer, featuring Q&A’s with three expert SGO surgeons and important facts about the disease.

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

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

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.