Ernest Lengyel, MD, PhD

University of Chicago

LengyelDr. Lengyel is Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology / Section of Gynecologic Oncology at the University of Chicago. He completed his fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology at UCSF/Stanford and has a clinical practice focused on the surgical treatment of ovarian cancer and a translational research laboratory studying ovarian cancer metastasis.

Dr. Lengyel received the GCF/Margaret Greenfield/Carmel Cohen, MD “Excellence in Ovarian Cancer Research Award” and is a full member of several organizations, including the Society of Gynecologic Oncologists and the American Association for Cancer Research.

Spotlight

Elizabeth Young isn’t afraid to jump for a cause no matter how high. As a survivor of cervical cancer, Young empowers women through skydiving, running marathons and giving back to the cause. This year is no different with her second skydiving event Mother’s Day Weekend.

Awareness

September is Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month.  After creating the month in 1999, the Foundation strives to bring attention about these cancers through public awareness campaigns.

Research

The Foundation is proud to offer various Research Grants and Awards. Click here for more information.

Education

FREE Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Courses throughout the country. For more information, click here.