Ross S. Berkowitz, MD

Brigham and Women’s Hospital Dana Farber Cancer Institute

BerkowitzDr. Berkowitz is the William H. Baker Professor of Gynecology at Harvard Medical School and is the Director of Gynecologic Oncology and Gynecology and Co-Director of the New England Trophoblastic Disease Center at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital and the Dana Farber Cancer Institute.  He is the author of more than 400 original reports and review articles on gynecologic malignancy with a special interest in gestational trophoblastic disease.

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.