William J. Hoskins, MD

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

HoskinsDr. Hoskins is the Executive Director of Surgical Activities in the Department of Surgery at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY. He holds the rank of Member in the Gynecology Service of the Department of Surgery and is a Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University. Dr Hoskins is a graduate of the University of Tennessee (BA, MD), performed his Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency at the Oakland Naval Hospital, Oakland California and his fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology at the University of Miami, Miami Florida. He formally served as Chief of the Gynecology Service at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York and as Director of the Curtis and Elizabeth Anderson Cancer Institute in Savannah Georgia. He holds the rank of Captain (Retired) in the Medical Corps of the United States Navy.

Dr. Hoskins serves as the Chairman for both the Development Committee and the Development Advancement Council for the Foundation for Women’s Cancer.

Spotlight

Check out this aWomensheath.com page on gynecologic cancers, featuring an article by Dr. Linda Duska and important facts about the various types.

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.