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Preparing a Resilient Oncology Workforce for the Present and Future

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  • 20 Nov 2020
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Welcome to this year’s European Cancer Summit, with our best-ever line up of speakers and a programme focused on the most important topics in cancer for a wide-ranging discussion. We are bringing together leading oncology experts, patient advocates, politicians and policy-makers to discuss the main issues impacting cancer policy, for the benefit of cancer patients, healthcare professionals and all people across Europe.

Nicolas Schmit

Nicolas Schmit took up office as European Commissioner responsible for Jobs and Social Rights in December 2019. Prior to this, and following a long career of public service in his native Luxembourg, he took up duty as Permanent Representative of Luxembourg to the EU in 1998 for a six-year term. In 2004, he was appointed Minister Delegate for Foreign Affairs and Immigration. From 2009 to...Read More

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Nicolás Gonzalez Casares MEP

Nicolás González Casares is a Member of the Special Committee on Beating Cancer, a Spanish nurse and politician who was elected as a Member of the European Parliament in 2019. In parliament, Gonález Casares serves on the Committee on Industry, Research and Energy. In 2020, he joined the Special Committee on Beating Cancer. In addition to his committee assignments, he is part of the...Read More

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Lynda Wyld

Lynda is Professor, Surgical Oncology, Department of Oncology and Metabolism The University of Sheffield, she trained as a surgeon in Sheffield, Nottingham, Leeds and Manchester in the UK and spent a period of time in full time research at the University of Sheffield where she read for her PhD. She currently works as Professor of Surgical Oncology at the University of Sheffield in the UK...Read More

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Kathi Apostolidis

President, European Cancer Patient Coalition

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Alexandru Eniu

Dr. Eniu is a senior medical oncologist at the department of breast tumours at the Cancer Institute "Ion Chiricuta" in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, where he is also the head of the day hospital unit. He graduated in medical oncology in 1999 and in 2007, obtained a Ph.D. in Medical Sciences from the University of Medicine “Iuliu Hatieganu” in Cluj-Napoca. Dr. Eniu has extensive experience from...Read More

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Andreas Charalambous

European Cancer Organisation Workforce Network Co-Chair

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Mirjam Crul

Dr Mirjam Crul is Board Member, European Cancer Organisation, Special Network on the Impact of COVID-19 on Cancer Co-Chair and Workforce Network Co-Chair. Shereceived her master in pharmacy in 1999. Subsequently, she worked as a research fellow at the Netherlands Cancer Institute studying clinical pharmacology of novel anticancer agents. This work resulted in a PhD in 2002. She trained to...Read More

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Geerard Beets

Geerard Beets is currently the Chairman of the Department of Surgery at The Netherlands Cancer Institute in Amsterdam, and is Professor of Surgery at Maastricht University. Previously he worked as a surgeon at Maastricht University Medical Center, and spent a 1-year clinical research period at the colorectal service of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York. His clinical field of...Read More

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