Report Back from SGO: What’s New in Uterine Cancer?
April 17, 2023
Join Dr. Alex Buckley, Assistant Professor, Division of Gynecologic Oncology at Columbia University Irving Medical Center, as he provides a comprehensive update from the Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer. Dr. Buckley breaks down the research presented at the conference, discuss new developments, and address your questions.
Key Takeaways from Webinar Viewers:
- Uterine cancer is on the rise and is disproportionally affecting non-Hispanic Black women. The epidemic of obesity in the United States is one of the main reasons behind the overall rise of the disease.
- Molecular screening is becoming more important in uterine cancer and will be added to guidelines going forward.
- Major uterine cancer news out of SGO was from two Stage 3 research trials which added immunotherapy to chemotherapy for advanced or recurrent disease. Results were very good and this will be game-changing in terms of standard of care.