ESMO Asia 2015: Congress Officers

ESMO and Congress President

  • Rolf A. Stahel, Zurich, Switzerland 

Scientific Chairs

  • Fortunato Ciardiello, Naples, Italy, Chair
  • Anthony T.C. Chan, Hong Kong, China, Co-Chair 

Local Officer

  • Patrick Tan, Singapore

Press Officer

  • Solange Peters, Lausanne, Switzerland

Scientific Committee

Breast cancer

  • Fabrice André, Villejuif, France, Chair
  • Zefei Jiang, Beijing, China
  • Sung-Bae Kim, Seoul, Korea
  • Sherene Loi, Melbourne, Australia
  • Sibylle Loibl, Neu-Isenburg, Germany
  • Kenji Tamura, Tokyo, Japan
  • Masakazu Toi, Kyoto, Japan 

CNS tumours

  • Roger Stupp, Zurich, Switzerland, Chair
  • Zhong-Ping Chen, Guangzhou, China
  • Rakesh Jalali, Mumbai, India
  • Do-Hyun Nam, Seoul, Korea
  • Ryo Nishikawa, Saitama-ken, Japan 

Developmental therapeutics

  • Tony S.K. Mok, Hong Kong, China, Chair
  • Alex A. Adjei, Buffalo, NY, USA
  • Christian Dittrich, Vienna, Austria
  • Josep Tabernero, Barcelona, Spain
  • Daniel Tan, Singapore

Gastrointestinal tumours

  • Yung-Jue Bang, Seoul, Korea, Chair
  • Dirk Arnold, Freiburg, Germany
  • Ian Chau, Sutton, UK
  • Ann-Lii Cheng, Taipei, Taiwan
  • Jin Li, Shanghai, China
  • Atsushi Ohtsu, Kashiwa, Japan
  • Eric Van Cutsem, Leuven, Belgium

Genitourinary tumours

  • Johann S. de Bono, Sutton, UK, Chair
  • Kim Chi, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Ian Davis, Box Hill, Australia
  • Karim Fizazi, Villejuif, France
  • Ravindran Kanesvaran, Singapore
  • Oliver Sartor, New Orleans, LA, USA
  • Bin Tean Teh, Singapore

Gynaecological cancers

  • Keiichi Fujiwara, Saitama-ken, Japan, Chair
  • David Bowtell, Melbourne, Australia
  • Andrés Cervantes, Valencia, Spain
  • Robert L. Coleman, Houston, TX, USA
  • Stanley B. Kaye, Sutton, UK
  • David Tan, Singapore

Haematological malignancies

  • Michele Ghielmini, Bellinzona, Switzerland, Chair
  • Martin Dreyling, Munich, Germany
  • Zhi-Ming Li, Guangzhou, China
  • Masao Seto, Fukuoka, Japan
  • Lena Specht, Copenhagen, Denmark 

Head and neck cancer

  • Anthony T. C. Chan, Hong Kong, China, Chair
  • Lisa Licitra, Milan, Italy
  • Amanda Psyrri, Athens, Greece
  • Makoto Tahara, Tokyo, Japan
  • Joseph Wee, Singapore

Melanoma and immunotherapy

  • Ignacio Melero, Pamplona, Spain, Chair
  • George Coukos, Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Alexander M.M. Eggermont, Villejuif, France
  • Peter Hersey, Newcastle, Australia
  • Grant McArthur, Melbourne, Australia
  • Koji Tamada, Ube, Japan
  • Thomas Tüting, Bonn, Germany

Sarcoma

  • Jean-Yves Blay, Lyon, France, Chair
  • Paolo G. Casali, Milan, Italy
  • Ian Judson, Sutton, UK
  • Akira Kawai, Tokyo, Japan
  • Javier Martin-Broto, Seville, Spain

Supportive & palliative care

  • Mario Dicato, Luxembourg, Chair
  • Matti Aapro, Genolier, Switzerland
  • Dorothy Keefe, Adelaide, Australia
  • Yeur-Hur Lai, Taipei, Taiwan
  • Alex Molassiotis, Hong Kong, China
  • Florian Scotté, Paris, France 

Thoracic cancers

  • Yi-Long  Wu, Guangzhou, China, Chair
  • Pasi Jånne, Boston, MA, US
  • Tetsuya Mitsudomi, Osaka-Sayama, Japan
  • Keunchil Park, Seoul, Korea
  • Solange Peters, Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Martin Reck, Grosshansdorf, Germany
  • Sumitra Thongprasert, Chiangmai, Thailand

Educational Steering Committee

  • Jean-Yves Douillard, St. Herblain, France, Chair
  • Tetsuya Mitsudomi, Osaka-Sayama, Japan, Co-Chair
  • Raffaele Califano, Manchester, UK
  • Andrés Cervantes Ruiperez, Valencia, Spain
  • Michele Ghielmini, Bellinzona, Switzerland
  • Claus-Henning Koehne, Oldenburg, Germany
  • Giannis Mountzios, Athens, Greece
  • Miklos Pless, Winterthur, Switzerland
  • Florian Strasser, St. Gallen, Switzerland
  • Giampaolo Tortora, Verona, Italy 

Advisory Council

  • Jean-Pierre Armand, Villejuif, France
  • Gouri Shankar Bhattacharyya, Kolkata, India
  • Ravindran Kanesvaran, Singapore
  • Stanley B. Kaye, Sutton, UK
  • Tony S.K. Mok, Hong Kong, China
  • Eric Van Cutsem, Leuven, Belgium