Gynecologic Cancers (Lunch n Learn with the Doctors)

Health Topic Category

In this multidisciplinary talk conducted virtually, Drs. Nissenblatt and Soffen conduct a comprehensive review of the diagnosis, treatment and management of gynecological cancers.

Topics include:

  • Common types of cancers found in women: ovarian, uterine, cervical
  • Causes of ovarian and fallopian cancers, and uterine and cervical cancers
  • The roles of the surgeon, oncologist, and radiation oncologist in managing gynecologic cancers
  • The role of vaccines in preventing cervical cancer • The role of radiation in uterine and cervical cancer
  • Systemic treatments for gynecological cancers: chemo and non-chemo options


  • Dr. Michael Nissenblatt, Medical Oncologist, Regional Cancer Care Associates, Central Jersey Division
  • Dr. Edward M. Soffen, Radiation Oncologist, Princeton Radiation Oncology

Sponsored by:

  • Regional Cancer Care Associates Central Jersey Division
  • Princeton Radiation Oncology
  • East Brunswick Public Library's Just for the Health of It initiative to promote community health and wellness