George Pentheroudakis graduated from the School of Medicine, University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece, in 1991, and was qualified as a Specialist in internal medicine in 1999. He trained in medical oncology at the Beatson Oncology Centre, Glasgow, UK, and was a holder of a national training number from 1999 until 2002. Pentheroudakis has been working as an Assistant Professor of oncology in the University of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece, since 2009. He is Cochair of the ESMO Guidelines Working Group, Coordinator of the ESMO CUP/Neuroendocrine Tumour Faculty, and Chairman of the Hellenic Cooperative Oncology Group (HeCOG) Scientific Committee. His main interests and areas of expertise lie in the fields of GI cancer, cancer of unknown primary, and phase I/pharmacokinetic studies of investigational agents. He authored more than 130 papers published in peer-reviewed medical journals.
Biography Updated on 3 September 2014