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Board of the ESC Council on Cardio-Oncology

The Nucleus

The Council is led by a Nucleus. The first ESC Council of Cardio-Oncology Nucleus for the initial two-year term 2018-2020 was nominated by the ESC leadership.

The Nucleus for the period 2020-2022 was elected in agreement with the ESC Councils' Internal Governance. 


Nucleus Members 2020-2022

Photo Name Position
Thomas Suter.jpg

Thomas Suter

 Lyon-2018.jpg Alexander Lyon

United Kingdom

 Riccardo Asteggiano2.jpg Riccardo Asteggiano


 Past Chairperson
 lopez fernandez_teresa-2015.jpg Teresa Lopez Fernandez



Peter Van Der Meer

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Ciro Santoro

Communications Officer
RudolfdeBoer2018 (002).jpg Rudolf De Boer


Liaison Officer
Geeta Gulati.jpg Geeta Gulati


Ordinary Nucleus Member
C Plummer.jpg Christopher Plummer

United Kingdom

Ordinary Nucleus Member

Jeroen Bax FESC

Ordinary Nucleus Member


The ex-offico Board Members 2018-2020

Name Country Organisation
Evandro de Azambuja Belgium European Society for Medical Oncology
Marianne Aznar United Kingdom European Society for Radiotherapy & Oncology
Peter Sonneveld Netherlands European Haematology Association
Geraldine Lee United Kingdom Association of Cardiovascular Nursing & Allied Professions
Sofie Gevaert Belgium

Association for Acute CardioVascular Care

Christian Sticherling Switzerland European Heart Rhythm Association
Eugenio Greco


Italy European Association of Preventive Cardiology
Sonja Salinger Serbia European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions
Pablo Garcia-Pavia Spain Council on Basic Cardiovascular Science
Maxime Guenoun France Council for Cardiology Practice
Jana Brgulijan Slovenia Council on Hypertension
Markus Wallner Austria Cardiologists of Tomorrow
Mamas Mamas United Kingdom ESC Working Group on e-Cardiology
Lina Badimon Spain  
Berthe Aleman Netherlands  
Helena van der Pal Netherlands  
Daniela Cardinale  Italy  
Dimitrios Farmakis  Greece  
Miguel Canales Albendea  Spain  
Ramón García Sanz Spain  
Giuseppe Boriani Italy  
Iris Parrini Italy  
Carlo Gabriele Tocchetti Italy