Types of Gynecologic Cancers

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The information provided on this website has been developed by expert gynecologic oncologists and other health professionals, such as nutritionists. They are listed as members of our Editorial Board.

Here you will find information about your particular cancer which we hope will help you through the journey of your diagnosis, treatment and recovery. Research has shown that women you received care first from a gynecologic oncologist, especially for ovarian cancer and uterine cancer, experience better outcomes. Let us help you find a gynecologic oncologist near you.

Learn more about Gynecologic Cancers by following these links:

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

Vaccine efficacy against vulvar infection with HPV 16/18 was comparable to the efficacy found against cervical infection 4 years after vaccination, according to researchers with the National Cancer Institute.

Research

The Foundation has published its 2014-2015 Research Grants and Awards Booklet with Applications. Please consider applying to become part of an elite group of physician-scientists committed to the well-being of women at risk for/affected by gyn malignancies.

Education

The next Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course will be Saturday, July 26, 2014 in Boston. For more information on courses, click here.