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Molly A. Brewer, D.V.M., M.D., M.S.

Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Academic Office Location:
Obstetrics and Gynecology
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030
Phone: 800-579-7822
860-679-2100
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Education
DegreeInstitutionMajor
B.S.Texas A&M UniversityBiological Sciences
D.V.M.Texas A&M UniversityVeterinary Medicine
M.D.SUNY Health Science CenterMedicine
M.S.University of Michigan School of Public HealthStatistical Analysis and Clinical Research Design

Post-Graduate Training
TrainingInstitutionSpecialty
FellowshipMemorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer CenterGalloway Fellow
ResidencyOregon Health Sciences University HospitalDepartment of Obstetrics and Gynecology
FellowshipUniversity of Texas MD Anderson Cancer CenterDepartment of Gynecologic Oncology

Awards
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Outstanding Yound Alumna AwardSUNY Syracuse
Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO Grants Selection Committee
Senior Academic Promotions Committee
John MIlerick Teaching Award Presented by the Fourth Year Obstetric and Gynecology Students
Top 5% reviewers for American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Invited to Attend Leadership Development for Physicians in Academic Health CentersHarvard School of Public Health
Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs, Ovarian Cancer Research Program Integration Panel
Finalist: Women of Innovation in Connecticut
Department of Defense Concept Award, "Ovarian Cancer"
Best Doctors in America 2006-2011
Listed in Who's Who in PreventionArizona Cancer Center
Co-Chair of United Engineering Foundation ConferenceBanff, Canada
Dean's Physician-Scientist Career Development AwardUniversity of Arizona
Dean's Physician-Scientist Career Development Award/Nielsen AwardUniversity of Arizona and Arizona Cancer Center, Tucson, Arizona
Taskforce on the Treatment of Intraepithelial NeoplasiaAACR, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Berlex Foundation ParticipantBerlex Foundation
Hal Lee, M.D. Scholarship AwardMemorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Galloway FellowMemorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Student Award for Exceptional OB/GYN StudentRobert E.L. Nesbitt Jr., M.D.
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor SocietyAlpha Omega Alpha
Academic Promotions CommitteeSUNY
Honor Society for the Biological SciencesTexas A&M University
Dean's ListTexas A&M University
Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
American Gynecologic and Obstetric Society Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational2009
Executive Committee, Neag Comp. Cancer Center, UConn School of MedProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalUniversity2006
Cancer Center Research Cabinet CommitteeResearch CommitteeMemberExternalState2006
Special Emphasis Panel (SEP) for review of applications submitted to the National Cancer Institute through the NIH extramural Loan Repayment ProgramProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational20062006
SPORE in Ovarian and Gynecological Cancer Review CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational20052005
Program Committee, SGO Meeting Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational2004
Program Committee, SGO Meeting Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalRegional2004
Scientific Committee, AACR Prevention Meeting Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational2004
Scientific Advisory Board, Ovarian Cancer Research Fund, NY Advisory CommitteeAdvisory BoardExternalLocal2004
Gynecologic Cancer Research ApplicationsProfessional/Scientific OrganizationDepartment of Defense (DOD) ReviewerNational2004
National Institute of HealthProfessional/Scientific OrganizationSBMI Medical Imaging Technologies Reviewer,ExternalNational2004
Third AACR International Conference on Frontiers in Cancer Prevention ResearchProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalInternational20042004
National Advisory Board for the Center for Gamma-Ray Imaging Advisory CommitteeMemberExternalNational2003
Pennsylvania Department of Health, Cancer Prevention and Control Section, Technical Review Committee for Ovarian Cancer Research ApplicationsProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState20032003
United Engineering Foundation Conference, “Advances in Optics for Biotechnology, Medicine and Surgery”Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalInternational20032003
Society of Gynecologic Oncologist (SGO) Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational2002
American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational2002
Southwest Oncology Group (SWOG) Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalRegional2002
United Engineering Foundation Conference, “Advances in Optics for Biotechnology, Medicine and Surgery”, August 3-8, 2003, Banff, CanadaProfessional/Scientific OrganizationCo-ChairmanExternalNational20022003
National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute (NIH/NCI), Reviewer for Gynecologic Cancer SPORE ApplicationsProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational20022002
American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational2001
Arizona Cancer CenterProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState20012006
Gynecologic Cancer ApplicationsProfessional/Scientific OrganizationDepartment of Energy (DOE) Reviewer,ExternalNational20012001
Taskforce on the Treatment of Intraepithelial Neoplasia, AACR Member, U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalState2000
Gynecologic Oncology Group (GOG) Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalLocal2000
Taskforce on the Treatment of Intraepithelial Neoplasia, AACR, U.S. Food and Drug AdministrationProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational2000
GOG Cancer Prevention and Control CommitteeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational20002000
American Radium Society (ARS) Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational1999
Academic Promotions Committee, SUNY Education CommitteeMemberExternalUniversity1987

Not accepting students for lab rotations at this time

Journal Articles

Conference Papers

Reviews

Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
National Toxicity Program invited workshop attendee and invited presentation on ovarian cancer. TalkNTP and NIEHS2007
Cervical intraepithelial lesionsTalkInternational Symposium on Predictive Oncology and Therapy, Pasteur Institute2002Paris, France
Optical imaging of the cervixTalkInternational Conference on Cervical Cancer2002Houston, Texas
Epithelial ovarian cancer: Role of fluorescence spectroscopyTalkUnited Engineering Foundation2001Banff, Canada
Prevention of ovarian cancerTalkMarriott Medical Center Hotel and The University of2000Houston, Texas
Oral contraceptives and retinoids for ovarian cancer chemopreventionTalkUniversity of Utah Health Science Center2000Salt Lake City, Utah
New imaging modalities for ovarian cancerTalkOvarian Cancer Research Fund2000New York, NY
A review of the challenges in the prevention, progression and treatment of ovarian cancerTalkJoint Working Group on Quantitative In Vivo Functional Imaging in Oncology meeting1999Washington D.C.
Update on chemotherapeutic treatment of ovarian dysgerminomaTalkAmerican Radium Society1999
Ovarian CancerPosterNational Cancer Institute, and the US Public Health Service's Office on Women's Health1999Washington, DC
A system for rapid acquisition of excitation emission matrices in vivo: instruments and studiesTalkThe OSA Biomedical Topical meeting1998