Prof. Mario Campone
General Director at Institut de Cancérologie de l’Ouest (ICO), Angers/Nantes, France
Vice-President of Unicancer and Director General of the Institut de cancérologie de l’Ouest (FCCC from the Unicancer network) since 2016, Mario Campone is also Scientific Director of the Cancéropôle Grand Ouest and a member of several international professional oncology organisations, including ASCO, EORTC and ESMO.
University Professor in oncology at the Faculty of Medicine in Angers, he is a specialist in medical oncology at the ICO, holding a doctorate in medicine from the University of Nantes and a PhD in health and life sciences.
A highly cited researcher, Professor Campone is author or co-author of more than 300 publications in peer-reviewed journals in the field of cancer and molecular biology. His main areas of scientific interest are translational cancer research, the determination of predictive and prognostic factors in oncology and the development of new anti-tumour agents.