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

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.