Ritu Salani, MD, MBA

The Ohio State University Medical Center

SalaniDr. Salani is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Gynecologic Oncology at the Ohio State University Medical Center. She completed her Fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology at the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, where she also received her Masters in Business Administration.

Dr. Salani has received multiple teaching awards and has received the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Training Programs of Excellent Grant. She is an active member of several professional societies including the Society of Gynecologic Oncology in which she serves on the Education and the Quality & Outcomes Committees. She also currently serves on the Health Outcomes Research Committee in the Gynecologic Oncology Group and is the Principal Investigator of a national clinical trial. She is also a member of the International Gynecologic Cancer Society and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

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 next Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course will be Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. For more information on educational events and courses, click here.