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

Hear from Dr. Anil Sood, the Foundation’s Research Chairman, and Carol Brown, 2014 SGO Program Chair, about research of interest to women and the public presented at the 2014 SGO Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer. Watch the video

Awareness

A new SGO Clinical Practice Statement states women diagnosed with epithelial ovarian, tubal, and peritoneal cancers should be considered for genetic counseling and testing, even in the absence of a family history.

Education

The next Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course Friday, May 2, 2014 in Long Island, NY. For more information on courses, click here.