George Fountzilas, MD

Department of Medical Oncology, “Papageorgiou” Hospital, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki School of Medicine, Thessaloniki, Greece

Professor Emeritus, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece; President and co-founder, Hellenic Cooperative Oncology Group (HeCOG, since 1999), Athens, Greece; Director, Hellenic Foundation for Cancer Research (HeFCR, since 2008), Athens, Greece; and Director, Laboratory of Molecular Oncology (since 2009), Thessaloniki, Greece.

Professor Fountzilas’ main interest is clinical and translational research in breast and head and neck cancer in the frame of personalized medicine. He has publications in well-known scientific journals, such as Annals of Oncology, Lancet, Journal of Clinical Oncology, Nature Genetics and Lancet Oncology.