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

After surviving cancer, women look for a community of support and guidance. In a video produced by the Society of Gynecologic Oncology, survivors share how they live and thrive after endometrial cancer. As described by one survivor, “You can get better.”  

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.