A Member-Built Home for the Gynecologic Oncology Community
The world’s premier organization for everyone who works to cure gynecologic cancers.
Over 2,000 members
Society for gynecologic oncologists, medical oncologists, physician assistants, nurse practitioner, patient advocates and more
Hub for patient care, education and advocacy
Center where professionals learn the latest news, research and practice recommendations, keep up with continuing education, develop new skills, make valuable contacts, advance their careers and provide better care to patients
SGO isn’t just an association; it’s a member-driven community of people working together to advance cancer care and improve the lives of millions. SGO is global, inclusive and dedicated to all its members.
The Foundation for Women’s Cancer
The Foundation for Women’s Cancer (FWC) is the official foundation of SGO dedicated to outreach, education, and is the fundraising arm of SGO. Our missions are tied together. FWC fuels what we do, and what we do powers FWC.
FWC’s work includes:
Being a source of information for patients, families, caregivers and survivors
Creating a hub for education and materials for oncology teams
Fostering a holistic approach to the health of those affected by gynecologic cancers
Empowering patient advocates and survivors to teach, inspire, and guide our efforts
Raising money to support the work of SGO
We’re a resource for patients, their families, caregivers and survivors. Through FWC, we provide compassionate, patient-centered education and advocate for women’s health.
Due to Coronavirus-related restrictions on global travel, the 2021 International Gynecologic Cancer Society (IGCS) Annual Global Meeting is scheduled to be held in Rome at the Auditorium Parco della Musica with portions of the program... More info
The American Gynecological & Obstetrical Society (AGOS) advances the health of women by providing dedicated leadership and promoting excellence in research, education and medical practice. The AGOS is an organization composed of individuals attaining national... More info
The ESMO Congress is the yearly appointment in Europe for nearly 30’000 clinicians, researchers, oncology nurses, patient advocates, journalists and representatives of the pharmaceutical industry from all over the world to get together, learn about... More info
Join us Sept. 17-18, 2021 at the Park Hotel in Madison, WI for the 2nd Annual Heartland Association of Gynecologic Oncology (HAGO) Meeting. This year’s meeting will be a mix of research abstract presentations with... More info
Being a member of SGO means becoming a member of the premier organization dedicated to eradicating gynecologic cancers. Become engaged with your community, raise standards of practice and advance patient care. Membership benefits include:
Daily email briefings with the latest news related to gynecologic oncology
Timely clinical practice statements and recommendations
Thought-provoking articles published in the Gynecologic Oncology and Gynecologic Oncology Reports journals
Online education on the use of opioids, HIPEC and PARP inhibitors in gynecologic oncology
Networking at SGO meetings and year-round support through online communities and the SGO member directory
We get better together. We get stronger together. We move forward together.
Don’t have the time for long lectures? Turnover Talks are now available on SGO ConnectEd—stay up to date on new data and hot topics between cases. These short summaries are eight to ten minutes long, made for the busy gyn onc. The first series of Turnover Talks will be distillations from the SGO 2020 Annual Meeting Webinars. Catch up on expert summaries of the latest research during your OR turnover.
The SGO 2022 Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer is a comprehensive forum for the subspecialty of gynecologic oncology. Whether you’re a physician, surgeon, researcher, allied health professional or a student in the field, you can join us to make the connections that will boost your career, see what’s new in gynecologic oncology science and research, and learn the best practices and techniques that can take your patient care to the next level.