Editorial board


Founding Editor

Antonino Onnis, MD Website
Professor



Editor-in-Chief

Enrique Hernandez, MD, FACOG, FACS Website

Professor

Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, USA

Interests:  Uterine Cancer; Malignant Neoplasm of Female Genitourinary Organs; Genital HPV



Associate Editors

Tiziano Maggino, MD Website

Professor

Department Obstetrics and Gynecology “Dell'Angelo Hospital -Zelarino 30174, Mestre-Venezia, Italy

Interests:  Cervical cancer


Luca Roncati, MD, PhD Website

Professor

Department of Maternal, Child and Adult Medical and Surgical Sciences, University Hospital of Modena, Modena, Italy

Interests:  Breast cancer; Gynecologic oncology; Molecular oncology; Forensic science; Melanocytic tumors of uncertain malignant Potential (Meltump); Superficial atypical melanocytic



Editor Board Members

Abdullah Karaer, MD Website
Professor

Inonu University School of Medicine Department Obstetrics and Gynecology, Turkey

Interests:  Reproductive endocrinology; Infertility; Oncofertility; omics study; Single cell analysis



Angela Musella, MD Website

Department of Gynecology, Obstetrics and Urological Sciences, "Sapienza" University of Rome, Rome, Italy

Interests:  Hormone replacement therapy; Cytoreductive surgery; Ovary carcinoma; Ovarian neoplasms; Induced hyperthermia; Liposomal doxorubicin; Cytoreductive surgery; Olaparib; Lethal mutation; Homologous recombination



Antonio Maccio, MD Website
Professor

Department of Gynecologic Oncology, Azienda Ospedaliera Brotzu, Cagliari, Italy

Interests: Ovarian cancer; Laparoscopy; Immunology; Cancer anemia; Cachexia



Akmal Nabil Ahmad El-Mazny, MD, FICS Website
Professor

Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Egypt

Interests:  Obstetrics and gynecology; Infertility and assisted reproduction; Gynecologic endoscopy (laparoscopy / hysteroscopy); Obstetric and gynecologic ultrasound



Alan Gordon, MD Website
Professor

Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, GA, USA

Interests:  In phase II and III trials to evaluate efficacy and safety of new drugs and combinations in gynecologic cancers; Chemotherapeutic regimens



Beatrice L. Madrazo, MD Website
Professor

University of Miami Radiology in Miami, FL, USA

Interests:  Diagnostic ultrasound; Vascular ultrasound (doppler); Abdominal/pelvic CT; Abdominal/pelvic MRI



Brian M. Slomovitz, MD, MS Website
Professor

Florida International University, Florida, USA

Interests:  Endometrial cancer



Cesare Romagnolo, MD Website
Professor

Unit of Gynecology and Obstetrics, G. Fracastoro Hospital, Verona (VR), Italy

Interests:  Ovarian neoplasms; Ovary carcinoma



Chavan Niranjan, MD Website
Professor

Professor & Unit Chief, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, LTMMC & LTMG Hospital, Mumbai, India

Interests:  Cervical Cancer Screening



Christos Iavazzo, MD, MSc, PhD, CCT, ESGO, ESPSO Website

Gynaecological Oncology Department - Metaxa Cancer Hospital, Piraeus, Greece

Interests:  Robotics; Laparoscopic surgery oncology



Chyi-Long Lee, MD, PhD Website
Professor

Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Division of Gynaecological Endoscopy & Minimally Invasive Therapy, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, 33305, Linkou, Taiwan

Interests:  Endoscopic oncology



David Hardisson, MD, PhD Website
Associate Professor

Department of Pathology, Hospital Universitario La Paz, IdiPAZ, 28046 Madrid, Spain

Interests:  HER2; Cancer diagnostics; Prognostic markers; Immunohistochemistry; Personalized medicine; Diagnosis; Molecular pathology



Diane M. Harper, MD, MPH Website
MS Professor

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MICHIGAN, USA

Interests:  Cervical cancer



Dragan Belci, PhD Website
Assistant Professor

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, General Hospital Pula, Croatia

Interests:  Gynaecological surgery; Laparoscopic surgery; Fetal growth restriction; Screening; Endometriosis; Fetal medicine; Ovary; Doppler ultrasonography



Eddie Fernando Candido Murta, MD, PhD Website
Professor

Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics/IPON (Research Institute of Oncology), Federal University of Triangulo Mineiro (UFTM), Uberaba, MG, Brazil

Interests:  Pathophysiology; Immunology and immunotherapy (Dendritic Cell Vaccine) of gynecological cancer; Breast and other sites



Elizabeth L. Jewell, MD Website

1. Gynecology Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA

2. Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA

Interests:  Ovarian cancer; Uterine cancer; Cervical cancer; Vulvar cancer; Vaginal cancer



Eric L. Eisenhauer, MD Website
Assistant Professor

1. Obstetrics and Gynecology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA

2. Vincent Center for Reproductive Biology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA

3. Gynecology and Oncology Division, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA

Interests:  Cytoreductive surgery; Ovary carcinoma; Ovarian neoplasms



Fabio Landoni, MD, PhD Website
Professor

University of Milano – Bicocca disabled, Milan, Italy

Interests:  Ovarian cancer; Oncology; Surgery; Gynecologic oncology; Gynaecological surgery; Hysterectomy; Cancer prevention; Laparoscopic surgery; Gynecologic surgical procedures; Pelvic reconstructive surgery



Farghaly Samir A., MD, PhD Website
Professor

The Weill Cornell University Medical College, New York, USA

Interests:  Gynecological cancers minimally invasive surgery; Ovarian cancer targeted therapy; Ovarian cancer precision medicine; Immuno-oncology; Genomic profiling of ovarian cancer; Ovarian cancer biomarkers



Federico Ferrari, MD, PhD Website
Professor

Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Neonatology of ASST Spedali Civili (Tertiary Hospital in Brescia), Italy

Interests:  Oncology; Laparoscopy; Gynaecology



Ferdinando Antonio Gulino, MD Website
Medical Doctor

Azienda di Rilievo Nazionale e di Alta Specializzazione (ARNAS) Garibaldi - Catania - Italy

Interests:  Gynecological Oncology - Reproductive Medicine



Francesco Plotti, MD, PhD Website
Associate Professor

Campus Biomedico University of Rome, ltaly

Interests:  Gynecologyc oncology; Minimally invasive surgery; Preinvasive disease; Tumor markers



Gabriele Siesto, MD Website

Assistant Professor

Unit of gynecology, Humanitas Research Hospital, Rozzano, Italy

Interests:  Sentinel lymph node; Endometrial neoplasms; brachytherapy; Hysterectomy; Chemoradiotherapy; Uterine cervical neoplasms; Cytoreductive surgery; Ovary carcinoma; Ovarian neoplasms



Gadducci Angiolo, MD Website
Professor

Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Italy



Gaetano Valenti

Department of General Surgery and Medical Surgical Specialties, University of Catania, Catania, Italy

Interests:  Cancer studies cancer prevention oncology



Gennaro Cormio, MD Website
Professor

University of Bari, Italy

Interests:  Vulvar cancer; Ovarian cancer



Gerardo Colon-Otero, MD Website
Director

1. Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, USA

2. Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine, USA

Interests:  Clinical trials in gynecologic malignancies; Translational research; Cancer disparities



Giacomo Corrado, PhD Website

Department of Woman and Child Health, Gynecologic Oncology Unit, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Italy

Interests:  Cancer biology; Oncology; Cancer immunology; Cancer therapy chemotherapy; Gynecologic oncology; Cervical cancer prevention; Cervical cancer; Human Papillomavirus (HPV); Gynecologic surgical procedures; Ovarian cancer; Cancer chemotherapy



Giorgio Bogani, MD, PhD Website
Associate Professor

Departement of Gynecologic Oncology, National Cancer Institute, Milan, Italy

Interests:  Gyncological oncology; Obstetrics and gynecology; Surgical oncology; Medical oncology / hematology



Giovanni Grandi, MD Website
Medical Doctor

Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Pediatrics, Polyclinic University Hospital, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy

Interests:  Endometrial cancer; Ovaria cancer



Indraccolo Ugo, MD, PhD Website
Associate Professor

Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Arcispedale Sant'Anna, Italy

Interests:  Algorithms; Laparoscopic surgery; Obstetric delivery; Pharmacology; Reproductive medicine; Gynaecological surgery; Prenatal diagnosis; Screening; Fetal growth restriction; Ovary



Jeong Yeol Park, MD, PhD Website
Associate Professor

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea

Interests:  Endometrial cancer



Jose Carugno, MD, FACOG Website
Assistant Professor

Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Miami; Miller School of Medicine, FL, USA

Interests:  Robotic surgery; Hysteroscopy



Julio Cesar Teixeira, MD, PhD Website
Associate Professor

Director of Oncology Division, Women’s Hospital, UNICAMP, Brazil

Interests:  HPV; Lesões precursora; Ginecologia oncológica; Vacinas



Jvan Casarin, MD Website
Associate Professor

Obstetrics and Gynecology Department of the University of Insubria, Varese, Italy

Interests:  Minimally invasive surgery; Gynecological oncology



José Palacios Calvo, MD, PhD Website
Professor

Department of Pathology, Hospital Universitario Ramón y Cajal, Madrid, Spain

CIBER-ONC Carlos III Health Institute, Madrid, Spain

IRYCIS, Madrid, Spain

Faculty of Medicine, University of Alcalá de Henares, Madrid, Spain

Interests:  Molecular characterization of gynecologic cancer



Karolina Louvanto, MD, PhD Website
Adjunct Professor

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tampere University Hospital and Tampere University, Tampere, Finland

Interests:  Screening; Gynecologic oncology; Cervical cancer Screening; Cervical cancer prevention; Cancer prevention; Cancer epidemiology; Cervical cancer; Human papillomavirus



Kristin L Bixel, MD Website
Assistant Professor

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Ohio State University and the James Cancer Center, USA

Interests:  Minimally invasive surgery for gynecologic malignancies; Treatment of locally advanced cervical cancer; Medical and surgical management of advanced ovarian cancer



Kaei Nasu, MD, PhD Website
Professor

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, Oita, Japan

Interests:  Endometriosis



Mariani Andrea, MD, MS Website
Professor

Gynecologist/Oncologyst of Cancer Center, Mayo Clinic, USA

Interests:  Sentinel lymph node; Endometrial neoplasms; brachytherapy; Hysterectomy; Lymph node dissection; Robot assisted surgery



Marta Ann Crispens, MD Website
Professor

1. Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA;

2. Scientific Review Committee, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, Nashville, TN, USA

Interests:  Sentinel lymph node; Endometrial neoplasms; brachytherapy; Endometriosis; Ascites fluid; Female fenital diseases



Marco Palumbo, MD, PhD Website
Director

Department of General Surgey and Medical-Surgical Specialities, University of Catania, Catania, Italy

Interests:  Endocrinological; Gynaecological oncology



Mario Preti, MD Website
Professor

Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Torino, Italy

Interests:  Human Papillomavirus (HPV); Cervical cancer; gynecologic Surgical procedures; Cervical cancer screening; Gynecologic oncology; Cervical cancer prevention Gynecology



Marth Christian, MD Website
Professor

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Innsbruck Medical University, Austria

Interests:  Olaparib; Lethal Mutation; Homologous Recombination; Cytoreductive surgery; Ovary carcinoma; Ovarian neoplasms; Sentinel lymph node; Endometrial neoplasms; Brachytherapy



Massimo Barberis, MD Website
Professor

Division of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, IEO, European Institute of Oncology, IRCCS, Milan, Italy

Interests:  Histopathology; Molecular diagnostics; Cancer biomarkers



Matteo Morotti, MD, PhD Website

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecolgy, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois (CHUV), Ludwig Cancer Research Centre, Lausanne, Switzerland

Interests:  Gynecology oncology; Cancer immunotherapy



Michael Friedrich, PhD Website
Professor

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Helios Hospital Krefeld, Germany

Interests:  Minimally invasive surgery



Michail Varras, PhD Website
Professor

Obstetrics and Gynecology Department, 'Elena Venizelou' General Hospital, Greece

Interests:  Gynaecological oncology; Minimal invasive gynaecological surgery; Reproductive medicine; Mocecular biology of placenta; Rare obstetrics and gynaecology clinical cases



Monsonego Joseph Website

Department Cyto-Colposcopique, Institut A. Fournier, France

Interests:  Papillomavirus infections



Morice Philippe, MD, PhD Website
Professor

Igr-Institut Gustave Roussy, France

Interests:  Conservative management of ovarian & cervical cancers; Fertility preservation in gynecologic cancers; Borderline ovarian tumors; Cancer & pregnancy; Radical surgery (and initial/interval debulking surgery) in advanced ovarian cancer; Interest of lymphadenectomies in gynecological malignancies; Interest of surgery after (or before) chemoradiation therapy in patients with stage IB2/II cervical Cancer; Laparoscopic surgery



Murat Gultekin, MD Website
Associate Professor

Department of Gynecologic Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey

Interests:  HPV; Vaccine; HPV DNA Screeningi Ovarian Cancer



Neville Hacker, MBBS (Hons 1) (Qld), MD (UNSW), CGO, FRANZCOG, FRCOG, FACOG, FACS Website
Professor

University of New South Wales and Royal Hospital for Women, Sydney, Australia

Interests:  Surgical aspects of gynaecological oncology



Nicolas Magne, MD, PhD Website
Professor

Department of Radiation Oncology, Lucien Neuwirth Cancer Institute, Saint-Priest-en-Jarez, France

Interests:  Radiotherapy; Gynecological oncology



Panagiotis Tsikouras, MD, PhD Website
Professor

Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupolis, Greece

Interests:  Pediatric adolescence; Obstetrics and gynecology; Gynecological oncology surgery



Patrick Neven, MD, PhD Website
Professor

UZ Leuven, Gynaecological Oncology / Multidisciplinary Breast Center, Belgium

Interests:  Breast cancer


Petra L.M. Zusterzeel, MD, PhD Website
Associate professor

Radboud university medical center in Nijmegen, the Netherlands

Interests:  (fertility preserving) treatment of cervical cancer; Sentinel node procedures in gynecological cancer;Immunofluoresence in ovarian cancer


Raffaele Tinelli, MD, PhD Website
Consultant

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, “Perrino” Hospital of Brindisi, Italy

Interests:  Myomectomy; Laparoscopic hysterectomy; Radical enucleation of endometriosis; Laparoscopic lymphadenetomy for cervical end endometrial cancerl; Laparoscopic sacrocolpopexis; Vaginal surgery; Hysteroscopic surgery and abdominal surgery



Ravindran Ankathil, MD, PhD Website
Professor

Human Genome Centre, School of Medical Sciences, Health Campus,Universiti Sains Malaysia, 16150, Kubang Kerian, Kelantan, Malaysia



Roy Kessous, MD Website
Professor

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel

Interests:  Sentinel lymph node; Endometrial neoplasms; Brachytherapy



Salvatore Giovanni Vitale, MD, PhD Website

Obstetrics and Gynecology Unit, Department of General Surgery and Medical Surgical Specialties, University of Catania, Italy

Interests:  Endometriosis; Gynaecological surgery; Laparoscopic surgery; Obstetric delivery; Minimally invasive surgery; Abdominal surgery; Urogynecology; Sterility; Urogynecology & female urology; Reproductive medicine



Sarfraz Ahmad, PhD, FAACC, FABAP Website
Professor

AdventHealth Cancer Institute, Gynecologic Oncology Department,Orlando, FL 32804, USA

Interests:  Clinical outcomes; Gynecologic oncology; Basic and applied biomedical research; Immunohematology; Pathology & laboratory medicine; Robotic surgery in gynecology, Clinical and surgical outcomes analyses; Cardiovascular biology & pharmacology; Hemostasis & thrombosis; Clinical chemistry; Signal transduction; Pathophysiology of Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia; Cytokine-Mediated tyrosine Phosphorylation, Anticoagulants; Antithrombin & Antiplatelet Drug Development; Ca2+ signaling; Metabolism; Immune responses in T-Cell signaling; Pathophysiology of shock; Proteinchemistry; Enzymology; etc.



Scott M. Eisenkop, MD Website
Assistant Professor

Women's Cancer Center, Southern California, 4835 Van Nuys Blvd, Suite 208, Sherman Oaks, CA 91403, USA

Interests:  Hysterectomy; Lymph node dissection; Robot assisted surgery



Shih-Min Hsia, PhD Website
Professor

1. School of Nutrition and Health Sciences, College of Nutrition, Taipei Medical University, Taipei 11031, Taiwan;

2. Graduate Institute of Metabolism and Obesity Sciences, College of Nutrition, Taipei Medical University, Taipei 11031, Taiwan;

3. Nutrition Research Center, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei 11031, Taiwan;

4. School of Food Safety, College of Nutrition, Taipei Medical University, Taipei 11031, Taiwan

Interests:  Nutrition; Gynecologic oncology



Shinichiro Kashiwagi, MD, PhD Website
Professor

Department of Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan

Interests:  Surgical oncology; Breast cancer; Molecular biology; Tumor immunology



Sigurd F. Lax, MD, PhD Website
Professor

Department of Pathology, Hospital Graz II, Academic Teaching Hospital of the Medical University Graz, Graz, Austria

Interests:  Pathology; Cancer biology



Simon Langdon, MA, PhD Website
Professor

Cancer Research UK Edinburgh Centre and Edinburgh Pathology, Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, United Kingdo

Interests:  Ovarian cancer; Breast cancer; Cancer therapeutics; Cancer cell biology



Simone Ferrero, MD Website
Professor

Women's IRCCS Ospedale Policlinico San Martino, University of Genova, Italy

Interests:  Minimally invasive surgery; Robotic surgery; Endometrial cancer



Stefanos Zervoudis, MD, PhD Website
Professor

Mobile Mediterranean University of Mastology University, Ioannina University, Greece

Interests:  Breast diseases; Breast cancer; Breast cancer surgery; Ductoscopy; Cervx dysplasia; Laser



Syrjanen Kari, MD, PhD Website
Professor

Chief Medical Director and Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board of BIOHIT Oyj (Helsinki, Finland), Finland

Interests:  Human papillomavirus type 18



Thomas E. J. Ind, MB BS MD FRCO Website

Royal Marsden NHS Trust, St George's University of London, London, United Kingdom

Interests:  Gynecologic robotic surgery; Endometrial cancer



Trojano Giuseppe, MD, PhD Website
Medical Doctor

Chief Consultant Gynecologist and Obstetrician, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2, AOU Policlinico Consorziale Bari University Hospital, Azienda Sanitaria Matera, Italy

Interests:  Cancer; Ovarian cancer; Cancer diagnostics; Cancer biomarkers; Cancer prevention; Clinical oncology



Tsukasa Baba, MD, PhD Website
Professor

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Iwate Medical University School of Medicine, Morioka, Japan

Interests:  Minimally invasive surgery; Endometrial cancer



Valerio Gallotta, MD Website
Adjunct Professor

Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli, IRCCS, UOC Ginecologia Oncologica, Dipartimento per la salute della Donna e del Bambino e della Salute Pubblica, Roma, Italy

Interests:  Cervical cancer



Vanna Zanagnolo, MD Website
Deputy Director

Gynecology Department, European Institute of Oncology (IEO), Milan, Italy

Interests:  Endometrial; Ovarian; Cervical; Vulvar and vaginal carcinoma



Vasilios Pergialiotis, MD, PhD, MSc Website
Professor

1. First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Alexandra Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece;

2. Laboratory of Experimental Surgery and Surgical Research N.S Christeas, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece

Interests:  Cervical cancer



Viqar Syed, PhD Website
Professor

1. Department of Gynecologic Surgery and Obstetrics, Uniformed Services University, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA

2. John P. Murtha Cancer Center, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences and Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, 8901 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA

3. Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, Uniformed Services University, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA

Interests:  Tumor biology; Cancer prevention; Metastasis; Growth proliferation; Invasion; Angiogenesis; Role of signal transduction molecules in ovarian and endometrial carcinogenesis; Identification of biomarkers for early detection of ovarian and endometrial cancers



Wang Peng-Hui, MD, PhD Website
Professor

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, and National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan

Interests:  Cancer biology; Treatment; Molecular biology; Laparoscopic surgery; Tumors; Surgery; Cancer research; Oncology; Cancer cells; Antibiotics



W Glenn McCluggage, MD, PhD Website
FRCPath, Consultant Pathologist and Professor of Gynaecological Pathology

Department of Pathology, Belfast Health and Social Care Trust, Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

Interests:  Gynaecological cancer; Endometrial cancer; Cervical cancer; Tubo-ovarian cancer; Vulval cancer; Immunohistochemistry; Tumour staging



William Creasman, MD Website
Professor

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Gynecology Oncology, Medical University of South Carolina, USA

Interests:  Gynecologic oncology group clinical trials and uterine cancer treatments



Yoichi Aoki, MD, PhD Website
Professor

Department of Gynecological Oncology, Cancer Institute Hospital, Tokyo, Japan

Interests:  Gynaecological surgery; Robotic surgery; Laparoscopic surgery



Zola Paolo, MD Website
Professor

Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Turin, Italy

Interests:  Transvaginal ultrasound; Menopause; Contraceptive methods; Breast cancer



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