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.
|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|