Prof Benjamin Besse is a Medical Oncologist and Head of the Cancer Medicine Department at the Gustave Roussy Cancer Centre, Paris, France, and Professor of Medical Oncology at Paris-Sud University, Orsay, France.
He gained his medical oncology degree in 2005 from Paris University and holds a doctoral degree in translational research. Prof Besse is Chair of the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) Lung Cancer Group and coordinator of the French network for thymic malignancies (RYTHMIC).
His main research interests are application of molecular abnormalities to personalise treatment, circulating biomarkers, and early drug development in thoracic tumours and thymic malignancies.
EM-40026 - Date of preparation: August 2020