Sara Goldberger, LCSW-R

Cancer Support Community

GoldbergerMs. Goldberger is the Senior Director of Programs at the Cancer Support Community.  She is responsible for the development of new programs and special projects, and ensuring quality standards of CSC’s program delivery across the fifty plus local sites, online and telephonically. 

She has worked in the field of psychosocial oncology for the past 20 years, most recently the Director of Program Support at Gilda’s Club Worldwide. Previously, she served as the Program Director of Gilda’s Club Westchester for 6 years.  Sara began her social work career at Calvary Hospital, Bronx NY, an acute care hospital for terminally ill cancer patients.

She received her MSW from Columbia University in New York where she was the Dean’s Award Scholar in recognition of excellence in both academics and clinical work in the field. Sara is a member of several Advisory Boards in the oncology community and is a Board Member of the Association of Oncology Social Workers.

 

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.