The Board is the steering and administrative body which advises the General Assembly on new activities and formulates proposals to be ratified by the General Assembly. The Board meets at least twice a year. The Board consists of full members (voting) and several ex officio members. The Board members select among themselves the President, Vice-President, Treasurer, and Secretary General.

Board members

  • President

    Bertrand Tombal

    Cliniques Universitaires Saint-Luc

    Brussels, Belgium

  • Past President

    Roger Stupp

    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

    Chicago, United States

  • Vice-President

    Vincent Grégoire

    Cliniques Universitaires Saint-Luc

    Brussels, Belgium

  • Secretary General

    Patrick Schöffski

    U.Z. Leuven - Campus Gasthuisberg

    Leuven, Belgium

  • Treasurer

    Martin van den Bent

    Erasmus MC Cancer Institute

    Rotterdam, Netherlands

  • Chair, Membership Committee (MC)

    Mogens Groenvold

    Bispebjerg Hospital

    Copenhagen, Denmark

  • Chair, New Drug Advisory Committee (NDAC)

    Jean-Pierre Bizzari

    Haverford, United States

  • Chair, Protocol Review Committee (PRC)

    Frances Shepherd

    University Health Network - Oci / Princess Margaret Hospital

    Toronto, Canada

  • Chair, Quality Assurance Committee

    Lisa Licitra

    Fondazione IRCCS, Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori

    Milano, Italy

  • Chair, Scientific Audit Committee (SAC)

    Elizabeth Eisenhauer

    Queen’s University

    Kingston, Canada

  • Chair, Translational Research Advisory Committee (TRAC)

    Sabine Tejpar

    U.Z. Leuven - Campus Gasthuisberg

    Leuven, Belgium

  • Member

    Serge Evrard

    Institut Bergonié

    Bordeaux, France

  • Member

    Winette van der Graaf

    The Institute of Cancer Research: Royal Cancer Hospital

    London, United Kingdom

  • Director General, EORTC

    Denis Lacombe

    EORTC Headquarters

    Brussels, Belgium

  • Director Special Projects, EORTC

    Françoise Meunier

    EORTC Headquarters

    Brussels, Belgium

  • Chair, EORTC Cancer Research Fund

    Diego du Monceau

    Brussels, Belgium

  • Editor-in-Chief, European Journal of Cancer

    Alexander M. Eggermont

    Gustave Roussy

    Villejuif, France

  • Liaison Officer, European Journal of Cancer

    Jean-Claude Horiot

    Clinique De Genolier

    Genolier, Switzerland

  • Permanent Guest

    Alexander van Akkooi

    The Netherlands Cancer Institute - Antoni Van Leeuwenhoekziekenhuis

    Amsterdam, Netherlands