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

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 bookletThe 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.