Dr méd. Matti Aapro

Spécialiste en oncologie médicale et hématologie, membre FMH

Matti Aapro received his medical degree from the Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva, Switzerland. He was a fellow at the Arizona Cancer Center in Tucson and the founding chair of the Medical and Radiation Therapy Department at the European Institute of Oncology in Milan.

Dr. Aapro is presently Dean of the Multidisciplinary Oncology Institute, Genolier, Switzerland. He is a Board member of ECCO (European CanCer Organisation). He serves the International Society for Geriatric Oncology (SIOG) as Executive Board Member. He is Executive Board member of the European School of Oncology (ESO) and coordinates the SPCC programme of ESO.  He is past-President of the Multinational Association for Supportive Care in Cancer (MASCC), and is now on its Board of Directors for 2014-2016. He has been member of the Board of the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) and of the European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO).

Dr. Aapro chaired the scientific and organizing committees of UICC’s (International Union against Cancer) World Cancer Congress of 2008 in Geneva, and 2010 in Shenzhen (China). He is a member of the ESMO Faculty and chairs the ESMO 2017 Supportive/Palliative Care track. Dr. Aapro is Editor-in-Chief of Critical Reviews in Oncology/Hematology, as well as Associate Editor for the geriatric section of the Oncologist. He is also founding editor of the Journal of Geriatric Oncology.  He is past Associate Editor for Annals of Oncology, continuing on its editorial board,  and member of several other editorial boards. He has authored more than 350 publications and his major interests are new drug development, breast cancer, cancer in the elderly, and supportive care.

Dr. Aapro is Doctor Honoris Causa of the University of Tampere (2013) and has received the 2010 Acta Oncologica Award and the 2012 ASCO B.J. Kennedy prize.

La Clinique de Genolier est fière de vous annoncer la nomination du Docteur Aapro au sein du Comité Scientifique de l’ABC4
Les Docteurs Edya Fuhrmann, Claudine Helg, Volker Kirchner et Matti Aapro sont les Oncologues et Hématologues spécialistes qui exercent à la Clinique de Genolier.



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