Our Impact

Educate

IGCS provides online educational resources, hosts Biennial Meetings and collaborates in local meetings around the world.

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Collaborate

IGCS collaborates with organizations with similar strategic goals to share knowledge and support research to achieve optimal care of women with gynecologic malignancies

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Unite

IGCS members and partners are united to achieve our mission to enhance the care of women with gynecologic cancer worldwide through education and training and public awareness.

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Mentor

IGCS provides education and training to regions around the world that do not currently have formal training in gynecologic oncology through the new Global Curriculum and Mentorship Program.

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IGCS Stories

I lack words to express my huge gratitude to IGCS for granting me the opportunity to observe at MSKCC which has cleared my mind and given me great incentives for development and self-improvement. - Iryna Muryzina

IGCS encouraged me to pursue research in my home country, something that I will keep on doing and try to inspire others just like me. - Erick Estuardo Estrada Zaldaña

IGCS member benefits (education and practice resources, news and journal subscription) has helped me develop my experience, skills and broaden my knowledge to thrive in this ever-changing scientific environment as I have completed my invention, the "Self-sterilizing Microbiological Culture Device."- Reza Nasrollahi Nargesabad

The IGCS Biennial Meeting gave a young researcher like me the much needed platform to bolster my confidence for further research endeavors.- Dr. Sravanthi Nuthalapati

The unique forum and opportunities IGCS provides for the sharing of knowledge, technology and experience has inspired and motivated my academic and professional growth and development.- Dr. Xiaohua Wu

The IGCS Shingo Fujii Young Doctors Summit broadened my perspective and understanding by meeting practitioners and trainees who share the same passion and experiences in managing patients, given our limited settings and resources. - Dr. Mark Q. Antonio

Facing many challenges and the lack of subspecialty training in my country, international training provided by IGCS is of great value and importance in providing the best care to our patients.- Dr. Raikhan Bolatbekova

IGCS brings together professionals from all parts of the globe with their unique skills and experience, offering us an opportunity for us to work towards a common goal.- Dr. Vivek Arora


IGCS Members Diagnose, Stage and Treat

Gynecologic Cancers of the Female Reproductive System

5
types
of gynecologic cancers

{

cervical
ovarian
endometrial (uterine)
vaginal
vulvar

According to global cancer statistics from the International Agency for Research on Cancer, gynecologic cancers account for...

16.3%
new cases
of 6.6 million total estimated new cancer cases in women
493,794
deaths
cancer deaths in women, out of 3.5 million deaths from all cancers combined
3.3M
cases
5-year prevalent cancer cases in women, out of 17 million total cancer cases

The data shown represents the incidence (probability of occurrence) and estimated number of deaths caused by of Cervical Cancer, Endometrial (Uterine) Cancer and Ovarian Cancer combined by global region. Data is based on the comprehensive global cancer statistics from the International Agency for Research on Cancer.


78k

Americas

Pan-American (Americas)
70k

Africa

African Region
100k

Europe

European Region
19k

Middle East

Eastern Mediterranean Region
135k

SE Asia

South-East Asia Region
92k

W Pacific

Western Pacific Region
199k

Americas

Pan-American (Americas)
114k

Africa

African Region
245k

Europe

European Region
35k

Middle East

Eastern Mediterranean Region
245k

SE Asia

South-East Asia Region
247k

W Pacific

Western Pacific Region