Scott D. McMeekin, MD

University of Oklahoma

McMeekinDr. McMeekin is the Virginia Kerley Cade Chair in Cancer Developmental Therapeutics, and Deputy Director for Clinical Research at the Stephenson Cancer Center at the University of Oklahoma. He serves as a Presbyterian Foundation Presidential Professor at the University of Oklahoma in the Section of Gynecologic Oncology. He received his MD from the Loyola University, Stritch School of Medicine in 1990. He completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at UC Irvine in 1994, and continued at UCI to complete a fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology in 1998.  Since 1998, Dr. McMeekin has been on the Obstetrics and Gynecology faculty at the University of Oklahoma. He was named Fellowship Director in 2003 and Section Chief in 2006. He has served the GOG  on the Gynecologic Oncology, Uterine Corpus, and Developmental Therapeutics committees. He currently sits on the GOG Board of Directors and serves as Secretary of the Board. He has been an invited speaker at Foundation for Women’s Cancer meetings and hosted the first endometrial cancer survivorship course in Oklahoma City.

Spotlight

This special section in Self Magazine features a GYN surgeon and 34-year-old (at the time of diagnosis) patient.

Awareness

This year’s National Race to End Women’s Cancer aims to spread the word that all women should Love Your Ladyparts! Check out site’s new features and join the MOVEMENT.

Research

The Foundation’s research award winners will be notified in January. Thank you to all who sent in their applications.

Education

The next Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course will be February 7-8 in Anchorage, Alaska. For more information on educational events and courses, click here.