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

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.