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

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.