SGO Issues July 12, 2018

SGO Issues July 12, 2018

Journal publishes 2018 SGO Annual Meeting abstracts
Gynecologic Oncology Reports journal an additional member benefit
Dates set for Annual Meeting call for abstracts, registration
FWC accepting applications for 2018-2019 Research Grants and Awards
How to reach SGO staff during office renovations

Journal publishes 2018 SGO Annual Meeting abstracts

Gynecologic Oncology has published the abstract supplement for the 2018 SGO Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer. The supplement contains the abstracts selected for presentation at the 49th Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer, held March 24-27, 2018 in New Orleans, LA. The Program Committee selected 38 abstracts for Scientific Plenary abstracts, 14 Focused Plenary abstracts, 5 in Education Forums, 2 Sunrise Seminar presentations, 28 Featured Posters, and 439 Posters. The supplement also includes 16 international submissions and 4 late-breaking abstracts that were presented at the meeting.

Gynecologic Oncology Reports journal an additional member benefit | Beth Y. Karlan, MD

Your journal, Gynecologic Oncology, is proud to be a key SGO member benefit. Our sister, open-access journal, Gynecologic Oncology Reports, publishes interesting case reports, case series, survey results and other article types which are all indexed in PubMed. Gynecologic Oncology Reports is excited to now be an SGO official publication. Members receive reduced publication fees, and we specifically invite fellows and other trainees to consider publishing their work in Gynecologic Oncology Reports. Visit the journal home page to view the full aims and scope, submission requirements, and details on Open Access discounts for SGO Members.

Beth Karlan, MD
Editor-in-Chief, Gynecology Oncology and Gynecologic Oncology Reports

Dates set for Annual Meeting call for abstracts, registration

The call for abstracts and surgical films opens on July 18 for the 2019 Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer, which will be held March 16-19, 2019, in Honolulu, HI. This year, registration for the upcoming Annual Meeting is opening earlier than usual, with registration opening on July 25.

FWC accepting applications for 2018-2019 Research Grants and Awards

Applications are being accepted for the 2018-2019 Foundation for Women’s Cancer Research Grants and Awards program. Sixteen research grants and prizes totaling $747,500 will be awarded, including nine Research Grants, two Post-Doctoral Fellowship awards, two Fellow-in-Training award, and three Research Prizes. Research grant abstracts are due on Monday, Aug. 27, 2018, and the winners will be announced at SGO’s 2019 Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer in Honolulu, HI.

How to reach SGO staff during office renovations

This summer SGO’s Chicago office is undergoing renovations and staff workers are working in a temporary office space. Calls to the main line 312-235-4060 are being directed to SGO administrative staff but they are unable to transfer calls at this time. However, they can provide you with an SGO staff member’s direct line. To reach an SGO staff member, please refer to the updated staff directory on the SGO website.