SGO Winter Meeting | Conference

Frontline Maintenance Requires Careful Consideration in Advanced Ovarian Cancer

February 1st 2022

Alexander Babatunde Olawaiye, MD, discusses factors that influence optimized frontline maintenance therapy in advanced ovarian cancer.

Virtual Surveillance Visits with Symptom, Serum CA-125 Review May Offer Alternative for Ovarian Cancer Recurrence Detection.

February 1st 2022

In patients with ovarian cancer and pretreatment elevated CA-125 who achieved remission after frontline therapy, most recurrences are detected by rising CA-125 levels or symptoms.

Dr. Olawaiye on Investigating Balstilimab Plus Zalifrelimab in Gynecologic Cancers

February 1st 2022

Alexander Babatunde Olawaiye, MD, discusses the investigation of balstilimab plus zalifrelimab in gynecologic cancers.

Secondary Cytoreductive Surgery Requires Careful Selection in Recurrent Ovarian Cancer

January 31st 2022

Amer Karam, MD, discusses the role of secondary cytoreductive surgery in ovarian cancer and the need for careful patient selection, plus the results from 3 clinical trials and the key differences between these efforts.

Dr. Eakin on Racial Disparities in Uterine Cancer

January 31st 2022

Cortney Eakin, MD, discusses racial disparities and histology trends in uterine cancer.

Dr. Cosgrove on Utilizing Biomarker-Informed Treatments Endometrial Cancer

January 31st 2022

Casey M. Cosgrove, MD, discusses utilizing biomarker-informed treatments in endometrial cancer.

Increasing Rate of High-Risk Endometrial Cancer in Black Women Prompts Questions Into Underlying Causes

January 30th 2022

Cortney Eakin, MD, discusses alarming trends in uterine cancer histologies in Black women and some of the potential underlying risk factors at play.

Dr. Lee on the Association of MSI-H, dMMR, and TMB-H Features in Endometrial Cancer

January 28th 2022

Sarah Lee, MD, MBA, discusses the association of microsatellite instability–high, mismatch repair deficiency, and tumor mutational burden–high features in endometrial cancer.

Dr. Karam on the Role of Debulking Surgery in Recurrent Ovarian Cancer

January 28th 2022

Amer Karam, MD, discusses determining whether to use debulking surgery after recurrence in ovarian cancer.

Minimally Invasive Surgery Could Benefit Patients with Advanced Ovarian Cancer

January 28th 2022

Jubilee Brown, MD, discusses recent developments and upcoming trials exploring minimally invasive surgery in ovarian cancer.

Dr. Casablanca on the Integration of Pembrolizumab in Recurrent or Metastatic Cervical Cancer

January 28th 2022

Yovanni Casablanca, MD, discusses the integration of pembrolizumab (Keytruda) into the paradigm of recurrent or metastatic cervical cancer.

Immunotherapy Shakes Up Cervical Cancer Treatment Paradigm

January 28th 2022

Yovanni Casablanca, MD, discusses the incorporation of new treatments into the cervical cancer paradigm and provided insight into the necessity of inclusive research with novel therapies.

Active Clinical Trials of Interest in Endometrial Cancer Explore Novel Up-Front Approaches

January 27th 2022

Bradley R. Corr, MD, discusses practice-changing developments and active clinical trials that are being done in endometrial cancer.

Leveraging Biomarkers in Endometrial Cancer Requires Careful Integration, More Research

January 27th 2022

Casey M. Cosgrove, MD, discussed the current state of biomarkers in the realm of endometrial cancer and how they may be optimally leveraged for prognostic and predictive purposes.

Dr. Corr on the Utilization of Molecular Profiling in Endometrial Cancer

January 26th 2022

Bradley R. Corr, MD, discusses the utilization of molecular profiling in endometrial cancer.

Combinations Will Lead the Way in Immunotherapy for Ovarian Cancer

February 11th 2020

Chemotherapy in combination with immunotherapy holds promise in the treatment paradigm for patients with ovarian cancer, Floor Backes, MD, said at the 2020 SGO Winter Meeting.

Role of PARP Inhibition Shifts in Ovarian Cancer as Research Efforts Expand

February 11th 2020

Robert L. Coleman, MD, FACOG, FACS, discusses the role of rucaparib as a treatment option for patients with ovarian cancer, how this agent compares with other PARP inhibitors in this space, and where research is headed for these agents.

Dr. Backes on Experience With PARP Inhibitors in Ovarian Cancer

February 10th 2020

Floor J. Backes, MD, discusses the role of PARP inhibitors as treatment of patients with ovarian cancer and her experience with these agents, such as rucaparib.

Dr. Secord on Financial Toxicity Associated With PARP Inhibition

February 10th 2020

Angeles Alvarez Secord, MD, discusses a presentation from the 2020 SGO Winter Meeting that focused on assistance with the financial burden associated with PARP inhibitors in patients with ovarian cancer.

Secord Shares Data to Digest With PARP Inhibitors in Ovarian Cancer

February 10th 2020

Three pivotal clinical trials evaluating PARP inhibitors have significantly impacted the treatment of patients with newly diagnosed ovarian cancer.