Stephen L. Rose, MD Print Friendly PageFaculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Dr. Rose is certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology in both General Obstetrics and Gynecology as well as Gynecologic Oncology. He is a Fellow in the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a nationally known expert in quality of life of gynecologic cancer patients and the use of humor in cancer patients. He embraces minimally invasive surgical interventions for gynecologic cancer such as traditional laparoscopy and robotically assisted laparoscopic surgical techniques.
In 2007, Dr. Rose was named a Liz Tilberis Research Scholar from the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund, Inc. for his research on the Notch 1 signaling pathway in ovarian cancer. He has served on the Ovarian Cancer Committee in the Gynecologic Oncology Group since 2010, helping to shape the future of ovarian cancer clinical trials. He also serves on the Education Committee for the Society of Gynecologic Oncology, the Steering Committee for the Wisconsin Cancer Council and the Editorial Board for the journal Gynecologic Oncology Case Reports. Dr. Rose is also the program director of the University of Wisconsin Fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology. He was nominated twice for a UW Health "Rising Star" award.
UW Health Clinics
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UW School of Medicine and Public Health
|Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology|
Professional Certifications and Education
Obstetrics & Gynecology
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City
St. Vincent Hospital and Health Services, Indianapolis
Indiana University, Indianapolis
Uppal S Al-Niaimi A Rice LW Rose SL Kushner DM Spencer RJ Hartenbach E .
Preoperative hypoalbuminemia is an independent predictor of poor perioperative outcomes in women undergoing open surgery for gynecologic malignancies. Gynecol Oncol. 2013 Nov;131(2):416-22
[PubMed ID: 23962700]
Rose SL Spencer RJ Rausch MM .
The use of humor in patients with recurrent ovarian cancer: a phenomenological study. Int J Gynecol Cancer. 2013 May;23(4):775-9
[PubMed ID: 23552803]
Lin JE Seo S Kushner DM Rose SL .
The role of appendectomy for mucinous ovarian neoplasms. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2013 Jan;208(1):46.e1-4
[PubMed ID: 23117124]
Uppal S Hernandez E Dutta M Dandolu V Rose S Hartenbach E .
Prolonged postoperative venous thrombo-embolism prophylaxis is cost-effective in advanced ovarian cancer patients. Gynecol Oncol. 2012 Dec;127(3):631-7
[PubMed ID: 22940486]
Baggott CD Einstein MH Miranpuri A Rose SL Kuo JS .
What is the optimal venous thromboembolism prophylaxis for gynecological oncology patients with CNS metastases? Gynecol Oncol. 2011 Nov;123(2):409-10
[PubMed ID: 21807402]
Drenzek JG Seiler NL Jaskula-Sztul R Rausch MM Rose SL .
Xanthohumol decreases Notch1 expression and cell growth by cell cycle arrest and induction of apoptosis in epithelial ovarian cancer cell lines. Gynecol Oncol. 2011 Aug;122(2):396-401
[PubMed ID: 21616523]
Rose SL .
Where once there was color. Obstet Gynecol. 2011 Jan;117(1):143-4
[PubMed ID: 21173656]
Rose SL Kunnimalaiyaan M Drenzek J Seiler N .
Notch 1 signaling is active in ovarian cancer. Gynecol Oncol. 2010 Apr;117(1):130-3
[PubMed ID: 20060575]
Bradford L Swartz K Rose S .
Primary angiosarcoma of the ovary complicated by hemoperitoneum: a case report and review of the literature. Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2010 Jan;281(1):145-50
[PubMed ID: 19396453]
Rose SL .
Notch signaling pathway in ovarian cancer. Int J Gynecol Cancer. 2009 May;19(4):564-6
[PubMed ID: 19509550]
DiFeo A Narla G Hirshfeld J Camacho-Vanegas O Narla J Rose SL Kalir T Yao S Levine A Birrer MJ Bonome T Friedman SL Buller RE Martignetti JA .
Roles of KLF6 and KLF6-SV1 in ovarian cancer progression and intraperitoneal dissemination. Clin Cancer Res. 2006 Jun 15;12(12):3730-9
[PubMed ID: 16778100]