Leadership – Foundation for Women's Cancer
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FWC 2021-2022 Board of Directors

Ginger J. Gardner, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

Past Chair
David G. Mutch, MD
Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO

President, Society of Gynecologic Oncology
S. Diane Yamada, MD
University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

President Elect I, Society of Gynecologic Oncology
Stephanie V. Blank, MD
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY

President Elect II, Society of Gynecologic Oncology
Angeles Alvarez-Secord, MD
Duke University, Durham, NC

Secretary-Treasurer, Society of Gynecologic Oncology
Wendy R. Brewster, MD, PhD
University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC

Chair, Research and Awards Committee
Charles Landen, MD
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

Chair, Communications Committee
Erin E. Medlin, MD
Kaiser Permanente, Denver, CO

Jamie Bakkum-Gamez, MD, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Chad A. Hamilton, MD, Ochsner Cancer Institute, New Orleans, LA
Monica B. Jones, MD, Anne Arundel Medical Center, Annapolis, MD

SGO/FWC Chief Executive Officer
Pierre M. Désy, MPH, CAE


Where indicated, some committees are jointly shared by the Foundation for Women’s Cancer (FWC) and the Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO).

FWC Research & Awards Committee

Charles Landen, MD, Chair
Rebecca Arend, MD
John Farley, MD, COL, FACOG, FACS
Katherine Fuh, MD, PhD
Dineo Khabele, MD
Koji Matsuo, MD
Barbara Norquist, MD
Fiona Simpkins, MD
Rebecca Stone, MD

Communications Committee

(FWC/SGO joint committee)

Kristin Zorn, MD, Chair
Erin Medlin, MD, Vice Chair
Shannon Armbruster, MD, MPH
Evelyn Cantillo, MD, MPH
Gizelka David-West, MD
Stephanie DeJong, MD
Mark Einstein, MD, MS, FACS, FACOG
Terri Febbraro, MD
Ruchi Garg, MD
Noah Goldman, MD
Chad Hamilton, MD
Emily Hill, MD
Melissa Hodeib, MD
Linda Hong, MD
Kimberly Hurley
Amelia Jernigan, MD
Jeff Lin, MD
Adrianne Mallen, MD
Erin Medlin, MD
David Miller, MD, FACOG, FACS
Dorinda Sparacio, MS
Shana Wingo, MD
Susan Zweizig, MD
Board Liaison, Amanda Nickles-Fader, MD
Staff Liaison, Robyn Kurth, MS

Finance Committee

(FWC/SGO joint committee)

Wendy Brewster, MD, PhD, Chair
Emeline Aviki, MD, MBA
Linda Duska, MD
Michael Frumovitz, MD, MPH
Noah Goldman, MD
David Kushner, MD
David O’Malley, MD
Ritu Salani, MD
Benjamin Schwartz, MD
Board Liaison, Wendy Brewster, MD
Staff Liaison, Pierre Désy

Governance Committee

(FWC/SGO joint committee)

David Cohn, MD, MBA, Chair
Ronald Alvarez, MD, MBA
Marcela Del Carmen, MD, MPH
Mitchell Edelson, MD
Paola Gehrig, MD
Susan Modesitt, MD
Alexander Olawaiye, MD
Christine Walsh, MD
Board Liaison, David Cohn, MD, MBA
Staff Liaison, Pierre Désy
Staff Liaison, Traci Schwendner

Nominating Committee

(FWC/SGO joint committee)

David Cohn, MD, MBA, Chair
Deborah Armstrong, MD
Michael Birrer, MD, PhD
Warner Huh, MD
Wendel Naumann, MD
Kunle Odunsi, MD, PhD
Christine Rojas, MD
S. Diane Yamada, MD
Board Liaison, David Cohn, MD, MBA
Staff Liaison, Pierre Désy
Staff Liaison, Traci Schwendner

Patient Education Committee

SGO Members
Nite Lee, MD, Chair
Rebecca Arend, MD, MPH
Shannon Armbruster, MD, MPH
Jamie Bakkum-Gamez, MD
Lisa Barroilhet, MD
Evelyn Cantillo, MD, MPH
Christina Chu, MD
Heidi Donovan, PhD, RN
Heather Einstein, MD
Annie Ellis
Tiffany Epps, MSN, AANP, FNP
John Farley, MD, COL, FACOG, FACS
Lisa Flores-Rosas, MSN
Elise Kohn, MD
Angela Kueck, MD
Lynn Parker, MD
Neil Phippen, MD
Dana Roque, MD
Marina Stasenko, MD
Kristin Taylor, MD
Ana Tergas, MD

SGO Staff
Teri Jordan
Pam Lewis
Erin O’Connell
Robyn Kurth
Madi Facemyre