Cracchiolo, MD, MPH, FACOG, FAHPM is an Associate Professor
in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women's Health at University
Hospital. She serves as the director of the Division of Gynecology Oncology.
A tireless advocate for women's health issues, Dr. Cracchiolo received
her medical degree from Chicago Medical School and her master's in public
health from the University of Illinois. She completed her fellowship
at Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, CT. She is also
board certified as a palliative medicine and hospice care specialist.
Her interests include advanced laparoscopic techniques and the treatment
of ovarian and cervical cancer.
Jenna Marcus, MDis an Assistant Professor in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women's Health at University Hospital. Dr. Marcus received her medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine. She completed her obstetrics and gynecology residency training at New York University in New York City, NY and her fellowship training in gynecological oncology at Albert Einstein School of Medicine in the Bronx, NY.
She treats and cares for women with gynecologic cancers such as cancers of the ovary, uterus, cervix, vulva, vagina and those with gestational trophoblastic disease. In addition, she evaluates and treats patients with an increased genetic predisposition to cancer as well as patients with pelvic masses or those requiring complex pelvic surgery. Dr. Marcus is trained in the field of robotic and traditional minimally invasive surgery as well as extensive debulking procedures for advanced cancers. She also administers chemotherapy for the treatment of gynecologic malignancies and works with a radiation oncology team for women who require radiation therapy.
As assistant professor she is actively involved in the training of medical students and residents. Her research interests include clinical trials for the treatment of ovarian and uterine cancers, immunotherapy and rare uterine tumors. Dr. Marcus strives to minimize the physical and emotional suffering caused by a cancer diagnosis while pursuing an optimal treatment approach and maintaining quality of life for those with gynecologic malignancies. She is an active member in several professional societies including the Society of Gynecologic Oncology, American Society of Clinical Oncology and the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.