Professor Christian Buske, MD. is Medical Director at the Comprehensive Cancer Centre and the Institute of Experimental Cancer Research at the University of Ulm, and an attending Physician and Professor of Medicine at the University Hospital Ulm, Germany. His research focuses on indolent B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma – in particular, follicular lymphoma and Waldenström’s Macroglobulinemia – of which he is the Principal Investigator of a number of national and international clinical trials.
He is the Subject Editor for Haematological Malignancies of the ESMO Guidelines Committee, a member of the ESMO Haematological Malignancy Faculty Group, co-ordinates the European Consortium for Waldenström’s Macroglobulinemia (ECWM) and President Elect of the German Lymphoma Alliance (GLA). In addition, he is heading a large translational research group focusing on the biology of haematological neoplasms.
Professor Buske has co-authored over 150 peer-reviewed articles and is an active member of several oncological societies such as ASH, ESMO, DGHO and the International Society for Haematology and Stem Cells (IZEH). He serves on the editorial board of Leukemia and has reviewed among others for the New England Journal of Medicine, Science, Cancer Cell, Cell Stem Cell, The Journal of Clinical Oncology and Blood.