Israel Zighelboim, MD

St. Luke’s Cancer Care Associates

ZighelboimDr. Zighelboim is a gynecologic oncologist at St. Luke’s Cancer Care Associates in Bethlehem, PA. He received his medical degree (Magna Cum Laude) from Universidad Central de Venezuela in 1999. Dr. Zighelboim continued his training in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Baylor College of Medicine, completing his four-year residency training in 2005. He obtained his fellowship training in Gynecologic Oncology at Washington University School of Medicine /Barnes Jewish Hospital from 2005 to 2008.

Dr. Zighelboim is a reviewer for the journals Gynecologic Oncology, Cancer Research, Clinical Cancer Research and Annals of Surgical Oncology. He has co-authored more than 30 peer-reviewed articles and has presented his research at national and international scientific conferences. His research focuses on development and validation of molecular and novel biomarkers to improve gynecologic cancer care and outcomes.

Spotlight

2015 National Race to End Women’s Cancer registration is now OPEN! Register early to reserve your team name. See you Nov. 8!

Awareness

Radiation side effects can cause their own symptoms and suffering. Cervical cancer survivor @tranetteiswrite reports on the issue in her new piece.

Research

The Foundation for Women’s Cancer is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2014-2015 Research Grant and Prizes. View the PDF.

Education

The next Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course is May 8 in Orlando, FL. For more information, click here.