Niccola Funel, PhD
Cancer Pharmacology Lab, Universita’ di Pisa, Italia
Since the past ten years Dr. Niccola Funel is interested in both basic and clinical research of pancreatic cancer, including the most aggressive forms such as ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC) and intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms (IPMN).
Irene Esposito, MD
Professor of Anatomic Pathology, University of Duesseldorf, Germany
Dr. Irene Esposito graduated in Medicine and specialized in Pathology at the University of Pisa. Afterwards she moved to the University of Heidelberg in Germany (one of the major European centers on pancreatic pathology directed by Helmut Friess), where she was responsible for the pancreatic diagnostic lab. She later worked at the “Helmholtz Zentrum München” in Munich where she was in charge of the unit of animal pathology. Irene then held the role of vice director of the Technical University of Munich in charge of the “Centre for Advice on endocrine tumors and diseases of the pancreas”.
Michele Reni, MD
Department of Medical Oncology, IRCCS San Raffaele Hospital, Milan (Italy)
My medical training and my professional career have been held at the Oncology Scientific Institute San Raffaele, where I specialized first in radiation oncology and then medical oncology.
Wilhelm Palm, PhD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center New York
Dr. Wilhelm Palm obtained his B.Sc. and M.Sc. from the Technical University of Munich, Germany.