Maria De Santis
Maria De Santis
Maria De Santis is a medical oncologist and Chair of Section for Interdisciplinary Genito-Urinary Cancer Medicine at the Charité Medical University Hospital, Berlin, Germany. She has been Associate Professor of Medicine at Paracelsus Medizinische Privatuniversität in Salzburg, Austria, since 2008, and working as a senior consultant at the 3rd Medical Department – Center of Oncology and Hematology at Kaiser Franz Josef-Spital in Vienna for 18 years, where she has also lead the Genito-Urinary Oncology Service for 11 years. From 2015 until April 2018 she was appointed Associate Clinical Professor for Oncology at the University of Warwick, Coventry, and working clinically in genitourinary oncology at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Cancer Center, in Birmingham, UK.
Also, she has been appointed Adjunct Professor at the Department of Urology at the Medical University of Vienna, Austria, in 2016.
Dr De Santis is a member of several international scientific committees, including the European Society of Medical Oncology, the European Association of Urology and the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer. She also served as a scientific committee member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology for a 3 year term. She has authored multiple peer-reviewed articles in genito-urinary cancer medicine. In addition, Dr De Santis is a panel member of the European Association of Urology (EAU) Scientific Office and the EAU Prostate Cancer guidelines panel. Her main research interests include bladder, prostate, germ cell and renal cell cancer.