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Gouri Shankar Bhattacharyya (IN)

He has completed his education and training in Medical Oncology from England. His line of special interesthas been – Biological Response Modifiers and Tumor Microenvironment. His principal interest is in Solid Tumors – G.I., Breast and Lung, repurposing of drugs. He is a member of the Task Force for Management ofCancer at the Indian Council for Medical Research (Government of India) as well as a member of the Planning Committee of the National Cancer Control Program.
He is the founder member of Indian Cooperative Oncology Network (ICON), Molecular Oncology Society, Indian Association of Cancer Research. He is also the founder Member of ICON Biorepository as well as, member for Drafting of SOPs. He is President of Indian Society ofMedical & Pediatric Oncology. He is Advisory Council Member of the Breast International Group (BIG) as well as member of BIG-North American Breast Cancer Group (BIG-NABCG) and Drafting Committee Member of Consent Guidelines for Biorepository.

He is Chairman Elect of the SIOG Publication Committee. He is Editorial Member of Journal of Thoracic Oncology (JTO), Journal of Geriatric Oncology, Critical Reviews in Oncology / Hematology (CROH), Journal of Global Oncology–ASCO, Journal of Annals of Translational Medicine. He has special interest in Palliative care and Geriatric Oncology. He was awarded Certificate of recognition for Promotion and Development of Palliative Care in the World in 2013, by International Association for Hospice & Palliative Care (IAHPC).

He has published more than 200 papers and has been an Investigator for more than 50 Phase II and III Clinical Trials done including Translational Research. He is holder of Orphan Drug status with FDA for Hepato-cellular carcinoma and Pancreatic Cancer, based on Investigator initiated trials.

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)