Information about the PRECISION consortium

Steering committee

The project is coordinated by the Principal Investigator Jelle Wesseling. He is chair of the steering group, consisting of the leaders of the workpackages (WPs), a patient advocate and the project manager.


Dr Jelle Wesseling, chair

Senior Group Leader & Consultant Breast Pathologist

The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

 

Professor Alastair M. Thompson

Professor of Surgery

University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA

 

Dr Serena Nik-Zainal

CRUK Advanced Clinician Scientist

University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, UK

 

Dr Andrew Futreal

Chair ad interim of the Department of Genomic Medicine

University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA

 

Professor Shelley Hwang

Professor of Surgery

Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, USA

 

Dr Elinor Sawyer

Clinical Oncologist

King’s College, London, UK

Professor Jos Jonkers

Group Leader and Division Head of Division Molecular Pathology

The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

 

Dr Esther Lips

Associate staff scientist Molecular Pathology

The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

 

Professor Daniel Rea

Professor of Medical Oncology

University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK

 

Ellen Verschuur, LLM

Patient Advocate

Borstkanker Vereniging Nederland, Utrecht, The Netherlands

 

Dr Janneke van Denderen

Project manager

The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

 

WP leads

WP1 – Professor Alastair M. Thompson

Professor of Surgery

University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA

WP2 – Dr Serena Nik-Zainal

Intermediate Clinical Fellow

Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton, UK

WP3 – Dr Andrew Futreal

Chair ad interim of the Department of Genomic Medicine

University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA

WP4 – Professor Shelley Hwang

Professor of Surgery

Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, USA

 

WP5 – Professor Jos Jonkers

Group Leader and Division Head of Division Molecular Pathology

The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

WP6 – Dr Esther Lips

Associate staff scientist Molecular Pathology

The Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

WP7 – Professor Daniel Rea

Professor of Medical Oncology

University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK

Patient involvement panel

Deborah Collyar

Patient Advocates in Research, USA

 

Marja van Oirsouw

Borstkanker Vereniging Nederland, The Netherlands

 

Donna Pinto

Blog: https://dcis411.com, USA

Hilary Stobart

Independent Cancer Patients’ Voice, UK

 

Ellen Verschuur

Borstkanker Vereniging Nederland, The Netherlands

 

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Vacancy UK advocate