Victoria Bae-Jump, MD

University of North Carolina

Baejump Dr. Victoria Bae-Jump is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Gynecologic Oncology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC-CH). She is also a translational cancer researcher at the UNC-CH Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center in the Clinical Research Program.

Dr. Bae-Jump completed her Fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology at UNC-CH in 2007. She received the Foundation for Women’s Cancer/Florence & Marshall Schwid Ovarian Cancer Research Award in 2011. Her research efforts are currently being supported by a NIH/NCI K23: Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award, a Department of Defense/Ovarian Cancer Research Program (DOD/OCRP): Translational Pilot Award and a UNC-CH Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center: Development Research Award, among others. She is a full member of several organizations, including the Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO), the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) and the American Society for Clinical Oncology (ASCO).

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 next Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course will be Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014 in Baltimore, Md. For more information on educational events and courses, click here.