Oncology Institute of Southern Switzerland, IOSI

ESMO Fellowship Host Institute

Contact person Cristiana Sessa
Address Ospedale San Giovanni
6500 Bellinzona


Contact Tel: +41918119039 -
Web Oncology Institute of Southern Switzerland, IOSI

Fellowship Opportunities

  • Translational Research Fellowship
  • Clinical Research Fellowship
  • Clinical Unit Visit Fellowship

Training Experience Required

  • Speciality in medical oncology
  • Some clinical experience in New Drug Development
  • Italian Speaking and English Speaking

General description

  • Dept. of Medical Oncology for the treatment of solid tumours and haematological malignancies (including palliative medicine, radiotherapy, medical oncology)
  • Clinical research unit, dedicated to translational early clinical studies (mostly Phase I)
  • Headquarters of the International Extranodal Lymphoma Study Group
  • Strong connection with Laboratory of molecular pharmacology


  • Previous experience with ESMO fellows
  • Early clinical studies
  • Clinical Management of lymphoma


  • Clinical Trial Unit for IIT
  • Devoted personal staff with structured organisation
  • International contacts
  • Lab of Molecular Pharmacology (joint development programme)