ESMO Fellowship and Award Committee

The Fellowship and Award Committee is responsible for the selection of candidates for ESMO fellowships and grants, as well as for the nominations for the different ESMO awards.

Activities and responsibilities

  • Fostering a career development programme, through scholarships to young oncologists
  • Recognising excellence through the ESMO awards


  • Josep Tabernero, Spain

Committee Members

  • Winald Gerritsen, The Netherlands
  • Mef Nilbert, Sweden
  • Gunta Purkalne, Latvia
  • Giampaolo Tortora, Italy
  • Udo J. Vanhoefer, Germany
  • Christoph Zielinski, Austria