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Dr. Holloway Performs Surgery at the University of Rome, Italy.

Wed 07/03/2013

Robert W. Holloway MD, Medical Director of FHGO, recently participated as an invited speaker at a symposium “Highlights in Ovarian Cancer” organized by the University of Rome, Italy (June 18-19, 2013). His presentation entitled “Recent Advances in Ovarian Cancer: Best of SGO and ASCO Conferences 2013”, was well received. About 150 delegates participated in this event with speakers from the U.S. premier institutions such as Stanford University and Memorial-Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, NY.

After the symposium, Dr. Holloway spent an extra day and performed radical debulking surgery on a patient with ovarian cancer with Professor Roberto Angioli and his fellows at the institution. It was a great exchange experience of our surgical skills and tips-and-tricks. Drs. Holloway and Angioli had mutually rewarding discussions and plan to collaborate on some clinical research projects and perhaps cross-train fellows and young gynecologic oncologists. 

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