ESMO Fellowships: 2014–2015 Awardees

We are pleased to announce the recipients of the ESMO 2014 Fellowships. The awards will be presented during the ESMO 2014 Congress in Madrid.

ESMO Clinical Research Fellowship 2014-2015

Fellow: Michael Kolinsky
Topic: Co-targeting of AKT and the Androgen Receptor for Advanced Prostate Cancer

ESMO Translational Research Fellowships 2014-2015

Fellow: Vincenza Conteduca
Topic: Novel biological profiles of sensitivity and/or resistance to Abiraterone and/or Enzalutamide in patients with castration-resistant prostate cancer

Fellow: Valentina Gambardella
Topic: The Role of MET in Primary and Acquired Resistance in HER2 positive gastric cancer

Fellow: Colin Lindsay
Topic: Assessing the clinical application of circulating tumour cells in non-small cell lung cancer using therapeutic apheresis

Fellow: Amir Sonnenblick
Topic: Phsophorylated-STAT3 and trastuzumab resistance

Georges Mathé Translational Research Fellowship 2014-2015

Fellow: Sandrine Aspeslagh
Topic: Demonstrating the relevance of immunogenic cell death triggered by anthracyclines in breast
cancer (BC): Phase Ib/II trial combining anthracycline-based standard chemotherapy with a synthetic
TLR4 agonist in metastatic diseases. Stratification on HMGB1 deficiency and Asp299Gly TLR4 SNP

ESMO Palliative Care Fellowship 2014-2015

To be announced July 2014

Read the reports from previous ESMO Fellowships' awardees