Francesco
Bertoni
Emanuele
Zucca
Franco
Cavalli
Annarita
Conconi
Anastasios
Stathis



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FRANCO CAVALLI, FRCP, MD

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH

Prof. Franco Cavalli, M.D., born in Locarno, Switzerland in 1942, married, 7 children. Currently Director of the Oncology Institute of Southern Switzerland at Ospedale San Giovanni, in Bellinzona. At the beginning of his carrier his main interest was leukemia, at that time he represented Switzerland in the CALGB. Later on his research was concentrated on breast cancer, while for the last ten years malignant lymphoma has become his major interest. Since 1981 he organizes every third year the International Conference on Malignant Lymphoma in Lugano, Switzerland, which has become the main gathering point worldwide both for clinical as well as for basic research in lymphomas. He was the editor-in chief of Annals of Oncology and was a founder of the IELSG. Author or co-author of more than 400 scientific papers and of four books, among them together with S. Kaye and H. Hansen, the Text Book of Medical Oncology. He has received 12 International Awards, among them the Pezcoller Award, the NDDO Honorary Award, the Greidinger Award in Haifa (Israel) and the Waldman Award in Omaha, Nebraska.

RESEARCH AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

1968: MD, Medical School, University, Bern
1969-1978: Training in internal medicine and medical oncology, Bern, Milan, Brussels, London
1975-1978: First registrar at division of oncology, University Hospital, Bern
since 1978: Head division of oncology, Ospedale San Giovanni, Bellinzona
since 1986: Honorary Professor in internal medicine, especially oncology, Medical Faculty, University of Bern
1999-2007: Director Oncology Institute of Southern Switzerland (IOSI), Ospedale San Giovanni, Bellinzona
2007-2011: IOSI Medical Director
since 2011: IOSI Scientific Director

MAIN PROFESSIONAL CHARGES

1981-1987: Chairman, Swiss Group for Clinical Cancer Research (SAKK)
1987-1999: Chairman, Early Clinical Trials Group of EORTC7
1989-1999: Founding Editor and Editor in Chief, Annals of Oncology
1995-2007: Member Swiss Parliament
since 2000: Chairman Swiss Cancer Society
2006-2008: President Union of the International Union against Cancer (UICC)
since 2011: President Scientific Committee of European School of Oncology (ESO)

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EMANUELE ZUCCA, MD

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH

Dr. Emanuele ZUCCA, M.D., born in Turin, Italy in 1957, Married, two daughters. Responsible for the lymphoma research at the Oncology Institute of Southern Switzerland. His research programs have been devoted to the application of molecular methods for the detection of minimal residual disease in lymphomas, to elucidate the effect of antibiotic therapy in low grade gastric MALT lymphomas and to study the the antigen-dependent mechanisms in the development of this type of lymphoma. He is a co-founder of the IELSG (The International Extranodal Lymphomas Study Group) which is running several co-operative clinical and pathological studies. Author or co-author of more than 100 scientific papers published on peer-reviewed journals and of more than 80 communications at major international scientific meetings. Active member of the European Society for Clinical Oncology (ESMO), European Haematology Association (EHA), Swiss Society for Oncology (SSO), American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO).
In 2003 was awarded with the university teaching degree of Privatdozent (PD) of Oncology/Hematology (associate professor) by the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Bern, Switzerland.

EDUCATIONAL AND TRAINING BACKGROUND

1983: M.D. graduate, summa cum laude, State University of Milan, Italy
1986: Specialty Degree in Oncology, summa cum laude, Postgraduate School of Oncology, State University of Milan, Italy
1990: European Certification on Medical Oncology (ESMO Board Examination)
1992: Stage on molecular pathology of lymphomas at the Institute of Pathology, Free University of Berlin, Germany (Prof. H. Stein)


RESEARCH AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

1982-83: Research assistant and later research fellow, Laboratory of Toxicology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy (Dr. I. Bartosek)
1983-85: Intern, Department of Internal Medicine, State University of Milan, Italy (Prof. A. Libretti)
1986-87: Research fellow, University of Kentucky, VA Medical Center, Lexington, Kentucky, USA (Prof. P. A. DeSimone)
1987-88: Resident, Division of Medical Oncology, Ospedale San Giovanni, Bellinzona, Switzerland (Prof. F. Cavalli)
1988-89: Research fellow, Division of Medical Oncology, St. Bartholomew's Hospital, London, England, Laboratory of Molecular Biology (Dr. B. D. Young)
1989-94: Resident and research fellow, Division of Medical Oncology, Ospedale San Giovanni, Bellinzona, Switzerland (Prof. F. Cavalli)
1995-2002: Senior resident (responsible of the lymphoma clinical trials and of the lymphoma biology research programs), Dept. of Medical Oncology, Oncology Institute of Southern Switzerland (IOSI) Ospedale San Giovanni, Bellinzona (Prof. F. Cavalli)
2003-2008: Consultant and Head of the Lymphoma Unit, IOSI, and Medical Oncology Consultant Ospedale San Giovanni, Bellinzona and Ospedale Regionale di Locarno, Switzerland.
Since January 2009: Deputy Head of the Research Division, Head of the Lymphoma Unit and Medical Oncology Consultant at IOSI, Ospedale San Giovanni, Bellinzona and Ospedale Regionale di Locarno, Switzerland

REGULAR TEACHING

Since 1995: Teacher of Oncology at the Cantonal Medical Technical School for Technicians in Radiology and Radiotherapy (Corso TRM, Scuola Cantonale Medico-Tecnica, Locarno)
Since 2000: Teacher at the Specialty School of Oncology of the School of Medicine of the University of the Insubria, Varese, Italy
Since 2003: Member of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Bern, Switzerland, with the university teaching degree of PD of Oncology and Hematology

EDITORIAL BOARDS

1997-1999: Coordinator of the Editorial Committee of Annals of Oncology (Official Journal of the European Society for Clinical Oncology)
Since 2003: Member of the Editorial Board of Clinical Lymphoma, Myeloma & Leukemia
Since 2010: Member of the Editorial Board of Hematological Oncology
Since 2010: Member of the Editorial Board of the British Journal of Haematology
Since 2010: Associate Editor of the European Journal of Internal Medicine

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FRANCESCO BERTONI, MD

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH

Dr Francesco Bertoni, M.D., born in Rome, Italy in 1969, is the head of the Lymphoma and Genomics Research Program and vice-director of the Institute of Oncology Research, and member of the lymphoma team of the Oncology Institute of Southern Switzerland in Bellinzona.
His research programs are devoted to the molecular biology of non-Hodgkin's lymphomas, with a particular interest on marginal zone lymphomas and on the application of genomics techniques. FB is the author or co-author of more than 120 scientific papers published on peer-reviewed journals, of more than 30 editorial or review articles, and editor of one book on MALT lymphomas. He's the Editor-in-Chief of Hematological Oncology, and member of the most important hematology/oncology associations (ASH, ASCO, ESMO, EHA, BSH). He actively participates to activities of the International Extranodal Lymphomas Study Group (IELSG).

EDUCATIONAL AND TRAINING BACKGROUND

1994 Medical Doctor, summa cum laude, State University of Milan, Italy
1998 Specialty Degree in Oncology, summa cum laude, Postgraduate School of Oncology, State University of Milan, Italy

RESEARCH AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

11/'91-1/'95 Division of Medicine II, Istituto Scientifico San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
2-12/'95 Service of Medical Oncology, Ist Postgraduate School of Haematology, State University, Ospedale Maggiore, Milan, Italy
8/'95 Medical Oncology Department, Oncology Institute of Southern Switzerland, Bellinzona, Switzerland
1/'96-12'97 Medical Oncology Department and Bone Marrow Transplantation Laboratory, Oncology Institute of Southern Switzerland, Bellinzona, Switzerland
1-4/'98 Molecular Haematology Unit, Institute of Child Health, University College London Medical School, London, UK
4/'98-3/'99 Molecular Pharmacology Unit, Department of Oncology, “Mario Negri” Institute of Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
4-9/'99 Laboratory of Experimental Oncology, Oncology Institute of Southern Switzerland, Bellinzona, Switzerland
10/'99-2/'03 Department of Experimental Haematology, Barts and The London, London, UK
Since 4/'03, Institute of Oncology Research and Oncology Institute of Southern Switzerland.

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ANNARITA CONCONI, MD

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH

Dr Annarita Conconi, M.D., born in Borgomanero, Italy in 1968. Her research programs have been devoted to the molecular biology and clinical trials in the field of non-Hodgkin's lymphomas. She has been now working in Novara (Italy) in the Hematology Unit of the Division of Internal Medicine, University of the Eastern Piedmont "Amedeo Avogadro" and actively participates to the International Extranodal Lymphomas Study Group (IELSG). Author or co-author of more than 60 scientific papers published on peer-reviewed journals and of several communications at international scientific meetings.

MEMBERSHIP

European Society for Clinical Oncology (ESMO), SocietÓ Italiana di Ematologia Sperimentale (SIES), American Society of Oncology (ASH), Gruppo Italiano Trapianti di Midollo Osseo (GITMO), SocietÓ Italiana di Ematologia (SIE)

EDUCATIONAL AND TRAINING BACKGROUND

1993 Medical Doctor, summa cum laude and honourable mention, University of Turin, Italy.
1998 Specialty Degree in Internal Medicine, summa cum laude, Postgraduate School of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy.
2006 Postgraduated in Hematology, Speciality School of Hematology, University of Modena e Reggio Emilia, Italy

RESEARCH AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Mar 1991 - Oct 1995 Division of Internal Medicine, University of the Eastern Piedmont Amedeo Avogadro, Novara
Nov 1995 - Mar 1996 Division of Hematology, Policlinico Sant'Orsola, Bologna
Jun 96 - Jan 99 Division of Internal Medicine, University of the Eastern Piedmont Amedeo Avogadro, Novara
Feb - Dec 1999 Laboratory of Experimental Oncology, Oncology Institute of Southern Switzerland, Bellinzona, Switzerland
Dec 1999 - May 2001 Medical Oncology Department, Oncology Institute of Southern Switzerland, Bellinzona, Switzerland - IELSG coordinating staff
Since Jan 2001 Division of Internal Medicine, University of the Eastern Piedmont Amedeo Avogadro, Novara - Member of the IELSG Scientific Board
Since Nov 2005 Professor of Cytogenetics, Speciality School of Clinical Pathology - University of Eastern Piedmont Amedeo Avogadro, Novara
Since Jun 2005 Hematology consultant - Division of Hematology Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Maggiore della CaritÓ, Amedeo Avogadro, University of Eastern Piedmont, Novara, Italy

HONOURS AND FELLOWSHIPS

1993-1998 Five-years scholarship from the Italian Ministry of University and Science and Technological Research to attend Postgraduate Speciality School of Internal Medicine at the University of Turin, Italy
1998 Fellowship from the "Lega Italiana per la Lotta contro il Cancro"
1999 ESMO Technology Transfer Grant
2000 Two-years ESMO Fellowship Grant
2000 25th ESMO Congress Travel Award

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