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Michael Birrer, M.D., Ph.D.

Gynecologic cancers • Individual characteristics of ovarian, cervical and endometrial cancers • Research and early detection surrounding gynecologic oncology

michael birrer expertsMichael Birrer, M.D., Ph.D.

Director, UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center

 

 

Areas of interest:

  • Gynecologic cancers
  • Individual characteristics of ovarian, cervical, and endometrial cancers
  • Research and early detection surrounding gynecologic oncology

 

 

Birrer’s major reaserch interest is in characterizing the genomics of gynecologic cancers and translating it into improving the clinical management of these diseases. His research focuses on the development of early detection assays, elucidation of new biology, discovery of novel therapuetic targets and identification and validation of predictive and prognostic biomarkers.

His clinical interests include ovarian cancer, endometrial cancer and cervical cancer.

He serves as a member of the American Association of Clinical Oncology, the American Association for Cancer Research, the Gynecologic Oncology Group, the Society of Gynecologic Oncologists, the International Gynecologic Cancer Society and the European Society of Medical Oncology.

 

 

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