Dr. Gordon specializes in gynecologic cancers with a strong interest in ovarian cancer clinical trials.
Titles and Roles
- Director, Division of Gynecologic Oncology
- Winship Cancer Institute
- Professor, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics
- Emory University School of Medicine
- Research Program
- Discovery and Developmental Therapeutics
Dr. Gordon attended medical school at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and completed his residency at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. Additionally, he completed a gynecologic oncology fellowship at the MD Anderson Cancer Center in 1983.
Dr. Gordon has been recognized on multiple occasions for his outstanding teaching ability. In 2001, Dr. Gordon received the National Faculty Award from the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. For the 2005-2006 cycle, Dr. Gordon was awarded “Outstanding Teacher” by the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Banner Good Samaritan Health Center.
Dr. Gordon's major research interest is in the area of clinical drug development. The majority of his work has been in phase II and III trials to evaluate efficacy and safety of new drugs and combinations in gynecologic cancers. He has also been involved in phase I safety trials of chemotherapeutic regimens.