Stacey Akers, MD, FACOG Stacey Akers, MD, FACOG

Stacey Akers

MD, FACOG
Gynecologic Oncology

Special Interests:

Pharmacology and Therapeutics Research - Association between global DNA hypomethylation in leukocytes and ovarian cancer risk

About Stacey Akers

Positions

Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Staff Physician
  • Department of Gynecologic Oncology
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo
  • Clinical Instructor of Gynecology & Obstetrics

Background

Education and Training:

  • MD - University of South Alabama College of Medicine, Mobile, AL
  • Birmingham-Southern College, Birmingham, AL

Residency:

  • University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

Fellowship:

  • Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY
  • University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Board Certification:

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology, American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Gynecologic Oncology, American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Professional Memberships:

  • American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Junior Fellow
  • American Medical Association
  • Jefferson County Medical Association
  • Kentucky Medical Association
  • Society of Gynecologic Oncologists, Junior Fellow

Publications

  • Woloszynska-Read A, Zhang W, Yu J, Link PA, Mhawech-Fauceglia P, Collamat G, Akers SN, Ostler KR, Godley LA, Odunsi K, Karpf AR. Coordinated cancer germline antigen promoter and global DNA hypomethylation in ovarian cancer: association with the BORIS/CTCF expression ratio and advanced stage. Clin Cancer Res. 2011 Apr 15;17(8):2170-80. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-10-2315. Epub 2011 Feb 4. PMID: 21296871; PMCID: PMC3079045.
  • Mhawech-Fauceglia P, Kesterson J, Wang D, Akers S, DuPont NC, Clark K, Lele S, Liu S. Expression and clinical significance of the transforming growth factor-β signalling pathway in endometrial cancer. Histopathology. 2011 Jul;59(1):63-72. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2559.2011.03892.x. PMID: 21771027; PMCID: PMC5047385.
  • Akers SN, Odunsi K, Karpf AR. Regulation of cancer germline antigen gene expression: implications for cancer immunotherapy. Future Oncol. 2010 May;6(5):717-32. doi: 10.2217/fon.10.36. PMID: 20465387; PMCID: PMC2896020.

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