Victoria Bae-Jump, MD

University of North Carolina

BaejumpDr. 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. Dr. Bae-Jump received the Foundation for Women’s Cancer/Florence & Marshall Schwid Ovarian Cancer Research Award in 2011. Dr. Bae-Jump’s 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

Hear from Dr. Anil Sood, the Foundation’s Research Chairman, and Carol Brown, 2014 SGO Program Chair, about research of interest to women and the public presented at the 2014 SGO Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer. Watch the video

Awareness

A new SGO Clinical Practice Statement states women diagnosed with epithelial ovarian, tubal, and peritoneal cancers should be considered for genetic counseling and testing, even in the absence of a family history.

Education

The next Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course Friday, May 2, 2014 in Long Island, NY. For more information on courses, click here.