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

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.