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Etienne Brain (FR)

Institute Curie, Hôpital René Huguenin, Department of Clinical Research & Medical Oncology, St Cloud, France

Etienne GC Brain, MD PhD, has been working since 1998 as a medical oncologist at the Hôpital René Huguenin (Saint-Cloud, France), which is now part of the academic centre Institut Curie. He obtained both his MD and PhD from University Paris V René Descartes, the latter after leading works in preclinical and clinical pharmacology on alkylating agents and liver metabolism in Boston (Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Boston University) and Saint Cloud (Centre René Huguenin).

He was the Deputy Director for Research at Centre René Huguenin from 2008-2009, until the merge with Institut Curie happened in 2010. This latter has made the “multisites institution” Institut Curie one of the largest hospital dedicated to cancer management in Europe, with special focus on breast cancer (~ 3,000 new cases yearly), employing 2,000 care-givers and 1,000 researchers.

Etienne Brain is currently in charge of the settlement of the new Department of Clinical Research of Institut Curie in Saint-Cloud. He is the chairman of the committee for the evaluation of clinical research of the Institut Curie.

November 10, 2017
2:30pm to 3:30pm Multicultural perspective on cancer care Warsaw IV & V Gouri Shankar Bhattacharyya (IN), Etienne Brain (FR), Theodora Karnakis (BR), Adam Pluzanski (PL)
November 11, 2017
11:30am to 12:30pm SIOG presidential session and SIOG 2017 awards Warsaw IV & V Stuart Lichtman (US), Arti Hurria (US), Hans Wildiers (BE), Etienne Brain (FR)