Clinical Practice Committee

Clinical Practice Committee

Addresses multidisciplinary practice and management issues that impact the care of women with gynecologic malignancies; aims to provide information to appropriate audiences that may assist healthcare providers in delivering the highest quality of care to their patients.

Committee Responsibilities

  • Reviews and assesses existing SGO clinical practice guidelines and updates them as necessary to ensure accuracy and best practice
  • Develops clinical documents, of either clinical opinion or evidence based research, on important issues in Gynecologic Oncology
  • Reports as a liaison to fellow oncologic organizations to share best practice guidelines and exchange upcoming news and events within the oncology community.
  • Collaborates with fellow oncologic organizations/colleagues to deliver “joint” clinical documents on emerging issues in gynecologic cancer

This Committee is Recommended for Members

  • Who are experienced in writing for publication
  • Who are interested in participating in the development of best practice guidelines regarding significant topics of gynecologic cancer
  • Enjoy communicating and collaborating with fellow oncologic organizations to learn about/exchange best practice information and emerging news within the oncology community

Time Commitment

  • Participation in 3 full committee conference calls per year
  • Participation in 3-5 conference calls per year for specific subcommittee/work group
  • Spend 5-20 hours per year on developing various manuscripts, practice statements, review and provide input toward consensus statements of fellow organizations, etc.
  • Attendance at a face-to-face meeting at the Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer