Andrés Cervantes

Guidelines Working Group Chair

Function ESMO Executive Board
Term 2014 - 2015
Address University of Valencia


Andres Cervantes

Dr. Andrés Cervantes is Professor of Medicine at the University of Valencia. He got his training in Medical Oncology at the University Hospital in Valencia. After completing his clinical training he got a research fellowship for two years at the Free University Hospital in Amsterdam, where he obtained his PhD degree with a work on multidrug resistance in the Cellular Pharmacology Lab of this institution.

Dr. Cervantes serves as Head of Section in Medical Oncology at the Dept. of Haematology and Medical Oncology at the University Hospital in Valencia. His main areas of research and clinical interest are gastrointestinal and gynaecologic malignancies as well as phase I trials and new drug development. He is the author of many research articles and educational papers published in peer-reviewed journals. He is also the Editor of Cancer Treatment Reviews and Clinical and Translational Oncology. He is a member of the ESMO Educational Steering Committee and he is currently chairing the Clinical Practice Guidelines Working Group at ESMO.