Dr. Ava Desai
Professor & Unit Chief of Gynecologic Oncology Department

Email : ava.desai@gcriindia.org


Qualification : M.D., D.G.O.
Designation : Professor & Unit Chief
Specialization : Gynecologic Oncology
Experience (in yrs.) : 30 years   

Academic Achievements:
Guest Lecture: Staging Surgery in Ovarian Cancer AOGS meeting, Ahmedabad, 6th. July, 2014
Panellist in Panel Discussion on Ovarian Tumours, AOGS meeting, Ahmedabad, 6th. July, 2014
Moderated Panel on Ovarian Cancer during the GOAL conference (national), Ahmedabad, 2nd. August 2014-09-06
FOCUS 2014, Post-graduate Training program, Sessions on Caervical Cancer and Endometrial cancer, Thrissur, Kerala 27th & 28th. August 2014

Awards& Achievements:
President, Association of Gynecological Oncologists of India, 2005 - 2007
Past Editor, Newsletter of Association of Gynaecological Oncologists of India – AGOI News
Past Founder Governing Council Member of Indian Menopausal Society (IMS)
Past Member, FOGSI Sub-committee, Adolescent Gynecology

Publication:
Fertility Preservation in Gynecologic Cancer, Jaypee publications, edited by Dr. Jayakrishna
Endometriosis & the Risk of Neoplasia, Elsevier publications, Edited by Dr. Urvashi Jha

Training/Fellowship:
Attended & trained at Gynaecological Oncology Centres in U.K., (Gateshead & Sheffield)

Area of Interest:
Cytoreductive surgeries for gynaecologic cancers
Retroperitoneal node dissections
Adolescent malignancies