Peter E Schwartz MD

John Slade Ely Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences; Vice Chair, Gynecology; Section Chief, Gynecologic Oncology

Departments & Organizations

Yale Medical Group

Office of Student ResearchCancer Center, Yale: Gynecologic Oncology Program; Cancer Genetics & GenomicsObstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences: Gynecologic Oncology; Ovarian Cancer Program, Early Detection; Discovery to CureCancer Genetics

Research Interests

Ovarian Cancer; Uterine; Vaginal; Cervical and vulvar cancer; Screening for ovarian cancer more...


  • M.D., Albert Einstein College, 1966

Selected Publications

  • Schwartz PE. Contemporary considerations for neoadjuvant chemotherapy in primary ovarian cancer. Cur Oncol Rep2009; 11: (in press).
  • Schwartz PE. Cytoreductive surgery in the management of ovarian cancer. Oncology 2008; 22: 1025-1033
  • Hou JY, Kelly MG, Yu H,McAlpine JN, Azodi M, Rutherford TJ, Schwartz PE. Neoadjuvant chemotherapy lessens surgical morbidity in advanced ovarian cancer and leads to improved survival in Stage IV disease. Gynecol Oncol 2007; 105: 211-217



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