Sean C. Dowdy, M.D.

  1. Gynecologic Oncologist
  2. Gynecologist

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. 2007
    Certificate - Certificate Program in Clinical ResearchMayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  2. 2004
    Fellow - Gynecologic OncologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2001
    Resident - Obstetrics and GynecologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 1997
    MDGeorgetown University School of Medicine
  5. 1993
    BA - EnglishCornell University

Certifications

  1. 2008
    Gynecologic OncologyAmerican Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  2. 2006
    Obstetrics & GynecologyAmerican Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Awards and honors

  1. 2019
    Inaugural Most Downloaded Paper Award International Journal of Gynecologic Cancer
  2. 2016
    2016 Roy M. Pitkin Award Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  3. 2015
    Best Doctors in Gynecologic OncologyBest Doctors in Minnesota - Minnesota Monthly Magazine
  4. 2012
    Excellence in Teamwork Award for Enhanced Recovery Pathway in Gynecology SurgeryDepartment of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  5. 2008
    Susan A. Olde Endometrial Cancer Research AwardGynecologic Cancer Foundation
  6. 2008
    National Faculty AwardThe Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology
  7. 2007
    Early Career Development Supplement AwardResearch Career Development Subcommittee
  8. 2005
    Clinical Research Loan Repayment ProgramNational Institutes of Health
  9. 2004
    Recognized for outstanding teachingMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  10. 2004
    Leo D. Lagasse Award for Best Clinical PresentationWestern Association of Gynecologic Oncologists
  11. 2004
    Donald C. Balfour Award for Meritorious ResearchMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  12. 2004
    Award for Basic ScienceNational Gynecologic Oncology Fellows Forum
  13. 2001
    Elizabeth Ann Harris Award for Excellence in Clinical Research in the Field of Obstetrics and GynecologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  14. 2000
    Lawrence Randall Travel Award for Excellence in the Field of Obstetrics and GynecologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration

Professional memberships

  1. 2020 - present
    Board MemberSociety of Gynecologic Oncologists
  2. 2019 - present
    MemberMidwest Executive Operating Team
  3. 2019 - present
    ChairMidwest Clinical Practice Quality Oversight Subcommittee
  4. 2019 - present
    Steering Committee MemberSociety of Gynecologic Oncologists
  5. 2019
    Co-Chair for Post Graduate EducationSociety of Gynecologic Oncologists
  6. 2018 - present
    Subject Matter Expert MemberAmerican Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology Practice Analysis SME Panel
  7. 2018 - present
    ChairQuality and Outcomes Committee, Society of Gynecologic Oncologists
  8. 2017 - present
    Board of DirectorsEnhanced Recovery After Surgery USA (ERAS USA)
  9. 2017 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Rochester Committee Surgical and Procedural Committee
  10. 2017 - 2019
    ChairMidwest Surgical Quality Subcommittee
  11. 2017 - present
    MemberSurgical Executive Committeee, Department of Surgery
  12. 2017
    Program ChairSociety of Pelvic Surgeons
  13. 2016 - 2018
    MemberAchieve Operational Excellence
  14. 2016 - present
    Vice ChairDepartment of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Specialty Council
  15. 2016 - 2018
    Co-DirectorMayo Clinic Robert D. and Patricia E. Kern Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery
  16. 2016 - 2019
    MemberMayo Clinic Rochester Committees, Clinical Practice Committee
  17. 2016 - 2019
    ChairDepartment of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Clinical Practice Committee
  18. 2016 - 2019
    MemberSurgical Practice Chairs Committee
  19. 2016 - 2019
    MemberPractice Chairs Forum
  20. 2016 - 2018
    MemberPractice Optimization and Acceleration
  21. 2016 - 2018
    Program CommitteeSociety of Pelvic Surgeons
  22. 2016
    Program Committee RepresentativeInternational Gynecologic Cancer Society
  23. 2015 - 2016
    Medical DirectorCenter for Science of Health Care Delivery, Health Care Systems Engineering Program
  24. 2014 - 2018
    MemberMember representing the Americans, Nominating Committee, International Gynecologic Cancer Society
  25. 2014 - 2017
    Co-ChairQuality and Outcomes Committee, Society of Gynecologic Oncologists
  26. 2013 - present
    Medical Advisory Board - MemberMinnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance
  27. 2013 - 2018
    Vice ChairClinical Practice Committee Equipment Subcommittee
  28. 2012 - 2018
    MemberExecutive Committee, Society of Gynecologic Surgeons
  29. 2012 - 2018
    MemberSGS Representative to ACS, Executive Committee, Society of Gynecologic Surgeons
  30. 2012 - 2017
    MemberOB/GYN Advisory Committee, American College of Surgeons
  31. 2012 - 2017
    MemberGYN Oncology Specialty Interest Group
  32. 2012 - 2014
    MemberQuality and Outcomes Committee, Society of Gynecologic Oncologists
  33. 2012 - present
    Executive Committee MemberOvarian Spore, Department of Oncology
  34. 2012 - present
    MemberOB-GYN Executive Committee, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  35. 2011 - 2013
    MemberDepartment of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Midwest Integration
  36. 2010 - 2014
    Vice Chair of Research in OB/GYNMayo Clinic Rochester
  37. 2010 - 2014
    ChairResearch Committee, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  38. 2010 - 2012
    MemberEducation Committee, Society of Gynecologic Oncologists
  39. 2010 - 2019
    ChairSurgical Quality Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Surgical Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  40. 2010
    ChairHereditary Group of GynecoLogic, Society of Gynecologic Oncologists
  41. 2009 - present
    MemberGyn Oncology 3-Site DOG Committee, Disease/Discipline Oriented Groups (DOGs), Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
  42. 2009 - present
    MemberSociety of Gynecologic Surgeons
  43. 2008 - 2011
    MemberProgram Committee, Central Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  44. 2008
    Co-Chair for Post Graduate EducationSociety of Gynecologic Oncologists
  45. 2008
    Full MemberSociety of Gynecologic Oncologists
  46. 2008
    MemberProgram Committee, Society of Gynecologic Oncologists
  47. 2008 - present
    MemberClinical Practice Committee Equipment Subcommittee
  48. 2007 - 2016
    MemberCollaborative Practice Subcommittee, Practice and Quality Committee, Division of Gynecologic Oncology
  49. 2007 - present
    MemberDepartment of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Clinical Practice Committee
  50. 2006 - 2011
    MemberCorpus Committee, Gynecologic Oncology Group
  51. 2006 - 2008
    MemberGovernment Relations Committee, Society of Gynecologic Oncologists
  52. 2005 - 2014
    MemberResearch Committee, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  53. 2005
    FellowAmerican College of Surgeons
  54. 1999 - 2004
    MemberDepartment of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Education Committee
  55. 1997 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  56.  
    MemberGynecologic Oncology Group
  57.  
    Panel MemberGynecologic Oncology Group
  58.  
    MemberCentral Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Publications

Research activities

See a description of research activities.