Jason D. Wright, MD

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Dr. Wright is the Levine Family Assistant Professor of Women’s Health and Florence Irving Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology and a fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology at Washington University School of Medicine. Dr. Wright joined the faculty at Columbia University in 2006.

Dr. Wright’s major research interest is health services research including studies on the diffusion of novel drugs and technologies for cancer patients, surgical quality, and the management of complications in cancer patients. He completed a K12 training grant and his research has been funded by the National Cancer Institute, the Department of Defense, and the Gynecologic Cancer Foundation. He is a full member of several organizations, including the Society of Gynecologic Oncology, and the American Society of Clinical Oncology.

Spotlight

This special section in Self Magazine features a GYN surgeon and 34-year-old (at the time of diagnosis) patient.

Awareness

This year’s National Race to End Women’s Cancer aims to spread the word that all women should Love Your Ladyparts! Check out site’s new features and join the MOVEMENT.

Research

The Foundation’s research award winners will be notified in January. Thank you to all who sent in their applications.

Education

The next Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course will be February 7-8 in Anchorage, Alaska. For more information on educational events and courses, click here.