VHIO Meet the Editors with
Annals of Oncology's Jean-Charles Soria

Monday, 08 September 2014


Taking place on Monday 08 September 2014, 14:30 - 15:45, we are delighted to announce that Editor-in-Chief of Annals of Oncology, Jean-Charles Soria, will be joining us at VHIO to deliver the next prestigious VHIO Meet the Editors talk, followed by a Q & A session with the audience. His talk will essentially focus on Annals' editorial vision as well as the directions set to lead the journal in delivering on its future goals and objectives.

True to the fame and format of these unique educational opportunities, the session will conclude with a Question & Answers round with Jean-Charles, providing all participants with opportunity to put their comments and questions forward.


Places are limited and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. To secure your attendance please register online today by scrolling down this page.


For more information and to request all forthcoming announcements surrounding the forthcoming VHIO Meet the Editors calendar please contact:

Amanda Wren, VHIO Communication Manager
Tel. +34 93 4893021 Email: awren@vhio.net.

About the Editor

Jean-Charles Soria is a Professor of Medicine and Medical Oncology at South-Paris University. He is a tenure-track and full time cancer specialist at the Institut Gustave Roussy, Paris, France. Dr. Soria trained as a medical oncologist and obtained the Silver medal from the Paris Medical School in 1997. He obtained a PhD degree on the fundamental basis of oncogenesis in 2001, and completed his training with a two-year post-doctoral fellowship at the Department of Thoracic Head and Neck Medical Oncology at MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA, where he holds an Adjunct Professorship since 2012.

Dr. Soria is currently Chair of Drug Development Department at the Gustave Roussy Cancer Center in Paris and is a member of the lung cancer unit with a focus on targeted therapies. His main research interests surround early clinical development, phase I trials across solid tumors, pharmacodynamic biomarkers, lung cancer and personalized medicine in oncology. He is also involved in translational research related to precision medicine and tumor progression, notably in lung cancer models (INSERM Unit 981).

He served as Member of the European Society for Medical Oncology's (ESMO) Executive Committee from 2008 - 2009, and since 2006, is Committee Member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). He was the scientific chairman of the ECCO-ESMO meeting that was held in Stockholm in 2011. He has contributed to over 340 peer-reviewed publications, including manuscripts as first or last author published in the New England Journal of Medicine, the Journal of the National Cancer Institute, and the Journal of Clinical Oncology. In addition, he serves as Editor-in-Chief of Annals of Oncology for the 2014-2018 term.

Date & Timings

Monday 08 September 2014

Welcome Coffee
14:15 - 14:30

VHIO Meet the Editors with Jean-Charles Soria
14:30 - 15:45


Hotel Alimara,

Jean-Charles Soria


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