Donald Peter Goldstein, MD

Harvard Medical School

Dr. Goldstein is Professor Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School and holds a joint appointment in the Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Dana Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center. He is Co-Director, New England Trophoblastic Disease Center.

He completed training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital in 1963 and served as a Clinical Fellow, National cancer Institute from 1963-65. In 1965 he founded the New England Trophoblastic Disease Center at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. In 1973 he also established the Division of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology at Boston’s Children’s Hospital, serving as Gynecologist-in-Chief until 1987. He is an active member of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, the International Society for the Study of Trophoblastic Disease and emeritus member of a number of organizations including the Society of Gynecologic Oncology Society of Gynecologic Investigation and the American Society of Reproductive Medicine.

Spotlight

This special section in Self Magazine features a GYN surgeon and 34-year-old (at the time of diagnosis) patient.

Awareness

This year’s National Race to End Women’s Cancer aims to spread the word that all women should Love Your Ladyparts! Check out site’s new features and join the MOVEMENT.

Research

The Foundation’s research award winners will be notified in January. Thank you to all who sent in their applications.

Education

The next Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course will be February 7-8 in Anchorage, Alaska. For more information on educational events and courses, click here.