Since 1985, the International Gynecologic Cancer Society (IGCS) has been uniting the globe in the fight against gynecologic cancer by contributing to the prevention, treatment and study of gynecologic cancer, as well as improvement in the quality of life among women suffering from gynecologic cancer throughout the world.

Featured Programs

We are uniting a global network of independent organizations and individuals in the fight against gynecologic cancer. Learn More 

Advocacy, Outreach & EngagementUniting a global network...

Advocacy, Outreach & Engagement

A comprehensive two-year education and training program designed for regions around the world that do not currently have formal training in gynecologic oncology. Learn More 

Global Curriculum & Mentorship ProgramRegional capacity building

Global Curriculum & Mentorship Program

Shingo Fujii Young Doctors Summit Travel Grants and the International Visiting Scholar & Mentorship Program provide funding for members in low resource settings to travel for education and training. Learn More 

Funding Opportunities For education, training and mentorship...

Funding Opportunities

Our online community connects IGCS members across the globe, providing a platform to share knowledge, exchange ideas, and keep in touch. Learn More 

Social Link: An Online Member CommunityConnect and share knowledge

Social Link: An Online Member Community

The Education Committee develops educational resources for our multidisciplinary membership in low, middle and high income areas. Learn More 

Online EducationMembers have access to a growing library...

Online Education

A network to provide early career members with a supportive network of peers and mentors to discuss publishing and writing as critical components to career development. Learn More 

Early Career Research & PublicationsA supportive network of peers and mentors

Early Career Research & Publications
International Journal of Gynecologic Cancer
International Journal of Gynecologic Cancer
Annual Global Meeting

Featured Announcements

IGCS & WOCC Join Forces

The World Ovarian Cancer Coalition (WOCC) is now our Strategic Advocacy Partner. This partnership maximizes the collective influence, membership, force, and reach of these two premiere organizations and establishes a framework through which they will provide tangible benefit to gynecologic cancer survivors-patients worldwide, with special emphasis on ovarian cancer.

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Gynecologic Oncology News & Updates

A compilation of news articles in the field of gynecologic oncology and recent scientific studies. More accurate diagnosis for rare ovarian cancer type October 3, 2019: Medical XPress - The researchers found that the new biomarker—when it's used in combination with another, established marker—increased the accuracy of the diagnosis.

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IGCS Year-End Overview

This past year, the International Gynecologic Cancer Society has achieved great things thanks to the support and contributions of our members. In 2020, we hope to accomplish even more together. Thank you for being a part of our global community, united through our dedication to enhance the care of women with gynecologic cancer worldwide through education and training and public awareness.

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IJGC: Latest Content

See the latest articles, videos and podcasts from the International Journal of Gynecological Cancer as of December 22, 2019. NEW: Watch Dr. Pedro Ramirez's year-end review video message.

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2020 Council Nominations & Elections

IGCS is now seeking committed volunteers to apply for leadership positions to help guide the society’s strategic direction and work towards our mission of uniting the globe in the fight against gynecologic cancers. Council Applications are due February 16th.

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Congratulations to IGCS Global Curriculum Graduates!

Dr. Benjamin Elly Odongo from Moi University Hospital in Kenya and Drs. Jerome Katumba and Mariam Nabwire from the Uganda Cancer Institute have successfully completed their two-year training and final examinations through the IGCS Global Curriculum in Gynecologic Oncology Fellowship Program. Read more to see what they have to say about the experience.

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We strive for global representation, reflecting the diverse cultural, economic and geographic impact of gynecologic cancer.

IGCS has experienced tremendous growth in the past three years thanks to our Strategic Alliance Partners with over 3200 members and growing.


We strive to improve care for women around the world affected by gynecologic cancers through education, training, outreach and public awareness.

IGCS Global Membership

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  • Gynecologic Oncologist
  • Surgical Oncologist
  • Medical Oncologist
  • Radiation Oncologist
  • Pathologist
  • Allied Health
  • Residents
  • Fellows

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