Our Clinical & Analytical Steering Committee welcomes new member, Professor Jesus Garcia-Foncillas from Fundación Jiménez Díaz University Hospital, Spain

We are delighted to welcome a new member to our Clinical & Analytical Steering Committee (CASC), an international team of experts providing advice and guidance on a range of clinical and analytical issues.

Professor Jesus Garcia-Foncillas, MD, PhD is the Director of the University Cancer Institute and the Department of Oncology at the University Hospital Fundación Jiménez Díaz, Professor of Oncology at the Autonomous University of Madrid, and Director of the Professorship on Molecular Individualized Medicine Autonomous University-Merck. He also holds the roles of Director of the Translational Oncology Division at the Health Research Institute FJD-UAM and Coordinator of the Comprehensive Cancer Program of four University Hospitals in Madrid.

Prof. Garcia-Foncillas brings expertise in applying basic research to cancer diagnosis and treatment as well as extensive experience working with governments, professional membership bodies and industry organisations at national and international levels. He was recognised as the Best Spanish Researcher Oncologist at the prestigious “A Tu Salud” Research Award in 2014.

“I and other members of the CASC look forward to having Professor Garcia-Foncillas on the committee. His expertise will contribute to our important role in the governance of the Oncology Data Network (ODN) and our focus on supporting generation of insights from the ODN to help inform patient care and accelerate clinical research,” said Professor David Kerr, Chairman of the CASC.

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