ESMO Educational Committee (EDC)

The Educational Committee's goal is to promote education in oncology and ensure a high standard of professional qualification and practice.

Activities and responsibilities

  • Supervising, reviewing and approving:
    • Educational programmes of ESMO events
    • Educational activities and initiatives
    • Certification and recertification programmes
  • Compiling the Educational programme of the ESMO Congresses
  • Selecting experts for the Faculty list


Karin Jordan, Germany, EDC Chair

Fabrice André, France - EDC Member
Viviane Hess, Switzerland - EDC Member
Stein Kaasa, Norway - EDC Member
Konstantinos Kamposioras - United Kingdom, EDC Member
Demetris Papamichael, Greece - EDC Member
Emmanouil Saloustros, Greece - EDC Member
Michiel Strijbos, Belgium - EDC Member
Teresa Amaral, Germany - EDC Guest
Evandro de Azambuja, Belgium - EDC Guest
Stefan Zimmermann, Switzerland - EDC Guest
George Pentheroudakis, Greece - EDC Guest
Emile Voest, Netherlands - EDC Guest

Last update: January 2020