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

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 next Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course will be Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014 in Baltimore, Md. For more information on educational events and courses, click here.