Scientific Advisory Board

The Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) is comprised of external experts in the field of breast cancer, molecular biology, therapeutics and clinical studies. This group is comprised of 3 high-level individuals, with their role being to provide expert guidance and objective feedback in terms of the project direction. They will attend the consortium meetings and be in regular contact with the Scientific Co-ordinator. In addition, these experts are also involved in other consortia/projects, which will provide additional opportunities for collaboration. The members and expertise profile of the SAB are listed below.

Name Position Address Expertise
Prof. Gordon Mills Chairman, Department of Systems Biology The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Systems Biology, Houston, Texas Breast medical oncology, molecular therapeutics, clinical genetics
Dr. Joe Gray Director, Life Sciences Division Cancer & DNA Damage Responses, Berkeley Lab, Berkeley, California Cancer genomics, cancer systems biology, siRNA, breast cancer
Dr. Stephen Hewitt Head, Dept. of Pathology NCI, Center for Cancer Research, Bethesda, MD TMA construction and analysis, as well as development of new molecular diagnostic technologies
Prof. Elaine Kay Professor, Dept. of Pathology Beaumont Hospital, Dublin Ethics expert