Gynecologic Oncology Patient Care Team

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Perspectives: More sides of the story

Stephen C. Rubin, MD, Named Chief of Gynecologic Oncology at Fox Chase Cancer Center

(March 6, 2014) A nationally known expert in the management of ovarian cancer, Dr. Rubin's special interests include minimally invasive gynecologic surgery, hereditary ovarian cancer, and ovarian cancer clinical trials.
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U.S. News and World Report Names Fox Chase Cancer Center Among the “Best Hospitals” in the Nation for Cancer Care

The Center also ranks highly among hospitals in Pennsylvania and the Philadelphia metropolitan area.
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For patients, women at high risk, healthcare providers, and the community.

Together Facing Gynecologic CancerNovember 15, 2014
8 am - 3 pm

Womens Cancer Center
Fox Chase Cancer Center

Free breakfast, lunch, & parking.


  by November 7, 2014.

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Join the Fox Chase Cancer Center GYN Oncology Team for an educational event focused on gynecological cancer. Those who should attend include gynecologic cancers survivors, family members, those with a family history of cancer, health professionals, friends and caregivers.


Special Guest

Pat CiarrochiPat Ciarrocchi

Pat Ciarrocchi anchors and reports news for CBS3. In addition, Pat is co-host with Ukee Washington of Talk Philly, CBS 3′s Emmy Award-winning news and lifestyle program. Ciarrocchi's work has earned her multiple Philadelphia Emmy Awards, including recognition for individual achievement in News Writing. Ciarrocchi has used the celebrity of her broadcasting career to better the lives of others, committing her personal time to community activism and fundraising on issues affecting women and children.

Fox Chase Cancer Center is home to the nation's top doctors who treat women diagnosed with gynecological cancers. 

Our multispecialty team offers screening and counseling as well as state-of-the-art treatment.

Gynecological Cancer Prevention

Dr. Steve Rubin

Stephen C. Rubin, MD, Chief, Gynecologic Cancer

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Nurse Navigators

Reach a Nurse Navigator at 888-FOX-CHASE

When faced with a cancer diagnosis, patients deal with a whole host of issues—emotional, logistical, financial—making it difficult to focus on their treatment and return to health. The Fox Chase Cancer Center Nurse Navigators are clinically trained individuals responsible for the identification and removal of barriers to timely and appropriate cancer treatment.


Carol Cherry, MSN, RN, AOCNS, APNG

Carol Cherry, MSN, RN, AOCNS, APNG

Gynecologic Oncology Nurse Navigator

"Being a navigator allows a place to offer all of who I am to women who are in a very vulnerable time in their lives. As a cancer survivor I know how important it is to have expert, caring professionals be present to listen, guide and walk side by side through the healing journey. I’m grateful for the opportunity to share my heart and mind with all those who call."


Nancy A. Nicotera, RN, BSN, OCN

Gynecologic Oncology Nurse Navigator

"Being a gynecologic oncology nurse navigator affords me the opportunity to provide support, guidance and direction to women during a difficult time in their lives."


Beth Brunswick and Dr. Stephen Rubin

Beth Brunswick and Dr. Stephen Rubin

VIDEO: Ovarian cancer survivor, Beth Brunswick, her nurse navigator, Carol Cherry and Chief of Gynecologic Oncology, Dr. Stephen Rubin, discuss her cancer journey with Jenn Ryan. (4:12)