Peggi Glaser

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

glaserTogether with her brother, Dr. Howard Schwid, Peggi helps administer the Florence and Marshall Ovarian Cancer Research Grant established 19 years ago by their late parents, Florence and Marshall Schwid.

Residing in Milwaukee, WI, Peggi is a former reading teacher and former advertising manager. She received a Bachelor’s Degree in Communicative Disorders and a Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Wisconsin. She now volunteers at her synagogue and in various organizations in Milwaukee. She is married with three daughters, two sons-in-law and three adorable grandsons.

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.