Ryan Spencer, MD
Ryan Spencer, MD

Dr. Spencer received his medical degree from the Stony Brook University School of Medicine in 2007. He completed his residency at the integrated training program at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital in 2012. Quality of life and care at the end-of-life has been the focus of Dr. Spencer’s research since medical school when he graduated with Distinction in Humanities. His current research includes development and implementation of clinical trials focused on stress reduction during chemotherapy for primary ovarian cancer patients, the use of humor on quality of life in recurrent gynecologic cancers and the improvement in sexual health and dysfunction after diagnosis and primary treatment.

Shitanshu, Uppal
Uppal Shitanshu, MD

Dr. Uppal received his medical degree from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (A.I.I.M.S), New Delhi, India and completed a preliminary year of surgical internship at the University of Pennsylvania prior to his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia. Dr. Uppal’s research interest include the role of single port laparoscopic surgery and cost-effectiveness of various post-surgical interventions in gynecologic oncology. He is now an Assistant Professor for Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Michigan.

Mian Shahzad, MD
Mian Shahzad, MD

Dr. Mian M.K. Shahzad received mentored physician-scientist training as a Baylor/M.D. Anderson WRHR Scholar (2007-2010). He completed a Master of Science degree in cancer biology and molecular carcinogenesis at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center (2009). Additionally, Dr. Shahzad held joint faculty appointment at Baylor College of Medicine and the UT M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, (2007-2010). Upon graduation, Dr. Shahzad joined Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Florida as an Assistant Professor.

Nonyem Amara Onujiogu, MD
Nonyem Amara Onujiogu, MD

Dr. Onujiogu earned her medical degree from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and completed her obstetrics and gynecology internship and residency at the University of Chicago Medical Center. Dr. Onujiogu’s special interests include effecting change in the awareness and treatment of cervical cancer as well as to further explore and rectify the factors underlying racial disparities in oncology. Dr. Onujiogu is an Assistant Professor at the University of Illinois - Chicago.

Ahmed, Al-Niaimi, MD
Ahmed Al-Niaimi, MD

Dr. Al-Niaimi performed his medical school and a general surgery residency training at the University Hospital in Baghdad Iraq. After further surgical training in the field of liver transplantation at the University of Miami in Florida, he redirected his focus and completed obstetrics and gynecology residency at Sinai Medical Center in Milwaukee Wisconsin. He joined the Gynecological Oncology fellowship at the University of Wisconsin in Madison in July, 2008. Dr. Al-Niaimi graduated and joined the University of Wisconsin - Madison (UWHealth) in Fall of 2011.

Heather Einstein, MD
Heather Einstein, MD

Dr. Einstein earned her medical degree from Mount Sinai Medical School in New York, NY and completed her obstetrics and gynecology residency at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. She is a gynecologic oncology Fellow and is pursuing a Masters of Clinical Epidemiology and Health Services Research. Her research interests include peri-operative care and quality improvement. Dr. Einstein graduated in 2011 and is now practicing at the University of Connecticut in Hartford, Connecticut.

Erin Medlin MD
Erin E. Medlin, MD

Dr. Erin Medlin received her medical degree from the University of Cincinnati in 2009. She completed her obstetrics and gynecology residency at the University of Colorado Denver, Anshultz Medical Campus in 2013 before joining the fellowship at the University of Wisconsin. Dr. Medlin's research interests include detection of novel ovarian tumor markers and quality improvement measures for gynecologic oncology.