Lynda Roman, MD

University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine

RomanDr. Roman is an Associate Professor and Division Director of Gynecologic Oncology in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the USC Keck School of Medicine. She also is the Fellowship Director in Gynecologic Oncology and Co-Director of the Lynne Cohen Cancer Preventive Clinic at the USC Norris Cancer Center.

Dr. Roman completed her fellowship In Gynecologic Oncology at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and is board certified in both Obstetrics and Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology. She has an extremely busy clinical practice, and is an active investigator in numerous clinical trials focusing on innovative treatments for gynecologic malignancies as well as on ovarian cancer prevention. She is a member of numerous societies, including the Society of Gynecologic Oncology for which she serves as a member of the governing board.

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.