UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center Magazine E-Edition 2017 - Page 7

center profile From the Archives: 1992 Profile of Dr. Edward Partridge A reprint of Dr. Partridge’s Center Profile from the Cancer Center magazine, Fall 1992 Cancer Center salutes Edward E. Partridge, M.D., director, UAB Division of Gynecologic Oncology; associate director for community outreach research and head, Gynecologic Oncology Program, UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center, and associate professor of gynecologic oncology, UAB Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He received the B.S. degree (1969) from the University of Alabama and M.D. (1973) from the School of Medicine at UAB, where he was chief resident in obstetrics and gynecology and a fellow in gynecologic oncology. An American Cancer Society Clinical Fellow from 1977-78, he now serves on the ACS Metro and State Boards. Dr. Partridge is a past president of both the Birmingham and Alabama Society of Clinical Oncology. He is also the gynecologic oncology representative to the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons, for which he also is state chair of the Alabama Division’s Cancer Liaison Program. A member of numerous UAB Medical Center committees, he chairs the Community Outreach Committee, which is charged with coordinating and evaluating cancer education and screening efforts for the Cancer Center. # K N O W U A B C C C • U A B . E D U / C A N C E R 7