Katherine Look, MD

Genentech

LookDr. Look currently is Senior Medical Director for Avastin Medical Affairs at Genentech, a member of the Roche Group. She is responsible for oversight of post registration gynecologic cancer trials, and collaborates with colleagues in early and late development.

She completed her Fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. She has held academic positions at  the Division of Gynecologic Oncology at University of Medicine Dentistry New Jersey (1986-88) and then Indiana University School of Medicine (1988-2010). She has served as Principal Investigator for the GOG while at Indiana University.

Her current professional memberships include Society of Gynecologic Oncology, American Society Clinical Oncology  and the European Society Medical Oncology.

Spotlight

Women Magazine released a special report on ovarian cancer, featuring Q&A’s with three expert SGO surgeons and important facts about the disease.

Awareness

This year’s GCAM awareness is focused on the important link between obesity and endometrial cancer. Check out the new toolkit to learn more.

Research

The Foundation for Women’s Cancer is pleased to share its 2014-2015 Research Grants and Awards booklet. The booklet describes the prizes and the application process. Prize applications are due on October 8, 2014.

Education

The Gynecologic Cancer Global Health Forum will be Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014 in D.C.. For more information on educational events and courses, click here.