Gynecologic Cancers Translational Working Group

Gynecologic Cancers
Gynecologic cancers are cancers that occur in the female reproductive organs, including the following: vulva, vagina, cervix, uterus, fallopian tube, ovary, and primary peritoneal cancer.

Melissa Geller, MD and Tim Starr, PhD

Administrative Contact:
Rebecca Warpeha -

Meeting Times:
The TWG sponsors two monthly forums where researchers from the University of Minnesota present and discuss topics on gynecologic cancers.

The Gynecologic Oncology Education Conference occurs monthly and includes a seminar speaker. Time and place vary throughout the year, contact the administrator to be included in the email list for dates/times.

The Ovarian Supergroup also meets monthly for one hour where a faculty member from the University presents their ongoing research projects on ovarian cancer. The schedule for the ovarian supergroup meetings can be found at Contact the administrator to be added to the ovarian supergroup email list.