Matthias Preusser

Address CNS Tumours Unit
Comprehensive Cancer Centre


Matthias Preusser

Matthias Preusser is an Associate Professor of Medicine and a consultant in Medical Oncology at the Medical University of Vienna.

He serves as Coordinator of the CNS Tumours Unit at the Comprehensive Cancer Centre Vienna. Dr. Preusser received his medical training at the Medical University of Vienna and completed research and clinical visits at the German Cancer Center (DKFZ) in Heidelberg, Germany, and the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, U.S.A.

He is a Steering Committee member of the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) Brain Tumour Group.

Dr. Preusser is the current Chair of the ESMO Young Oncologists Committee and a member of the ESMO Fellowship and Awards Committee and the ESMO Faculty for CNS Tumours.

He also serves as Deputy Editor of ESMO Open. His research focuses on biomarkers and therapy in brain tumours. Dr. Preusser has authored >200 peer-reviewed articles and is a co-author of the current edition of the World Health Organization (WHO) Classification of Brain Tumours.

Dr. Preusser strives to help build opportunities and careers of Young Oncologists within the ESMO.