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

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.