Thomas Herzog, MD

Thomas Herzog Columbia University Medical Center

Dr. Thomas Herzog is the Clinical Director of Barrett Cancer Center and Chair of the University of Cincinnati Cancer Institute. From 2004 to 2014 he was the Director of Gynecologic Oncology and the Physicians & Surgeons Endowed Professor of Clinical Gynecology and Obstetrics. He also was the Fellowship Director in Gynecologic Oncology for Columbia & Cornell Universities and New York Presbyterian hospitals.

Prior to 2004, he was as an Associate Professor, and the Director of the Fellowship Training Program at Washington University in St. Louis. He has served as a Principal Investigator in a number of GOG trials with a special emphasis in ovarian and endometrial cancers. Dr. Herzog has authored/co-authored over 230 peer-reviewed articles and lectures extensively nationally and internationally. He serves or has served on the editorial boards of Gynecologic Oncology, Obstetrics and Gynecology International, Hematology Oncology Times, and others. He is Co-Editor–in chief of Gynecologic Oncology Research to Practice. Dr. Herzog has been on the leadership council of the Society of Gynecologic Oncology, the Foundation for Women’s Cancer, Board of Governors for the American College of Surgeons. In 2013, he was elected to the Board of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and in 2014 to Council for the International Gynecologic Cancer Society.

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 Gynecologic Cancer Global Health Forum will be Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014 in D.C.. For more information on educational events and courses, click here.