Neil S. Horowitz, MD

Brigham and Women’s Hospital

HorowitzDr. Horowitz is a gynecologic oncologist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Dana Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, MA. He did his residency training at the University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle, WA, followed by a fellowship at Washington University /Barnes Jewish Hospital. He currently is the Director of Clinical Research for the Division of Gynecologic Oncology at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and an Assistant Professor in Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Medicine at Harvard Medical School. He is an active and full member of several organizations including the Society of Gynecologic Oncology and Gynecologic Oncology Group.

Spotlight

Visit the Sisterhood of Survivorship page to read “Dena’s Story” — by a vulvar cancer survivor who has shared her story and wise words, and channeled her energy into her National Race to End Women’s Cancer team.

Awareness

The CDC recently announced that fewer than half of American children are given the HPV vaccination.

Research

As of the July 23 deadline, 55 research abstracts were submitted in hopes of receiving one of only 6 grants from the Foundation. This points to a need for more funding so that the Foundation may award grants to every deserving applicant.

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.