Company: University of Glasgow
Job title: Regius Professor of Surgery; Director, Wolfson Wohl Cancer Research Centre
Professor Andrew Biankin is the Regius Chair of Surgery at the University of Glasgow, a Cancer Research UK Clinician Scientist, a Wellcome Trust Senior Investigator, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh and the Academy of Medical Sciences. He is the Director of the Wolfson Wohl Cancer Research Centre which is focused on precision oncology, the Glasgow Precision Oncology Laboratory. He plays leadership roles in national and international consortia in cancer genomics and therapeutic development including the Chair of Precision-Panc and Executive Director of the International Cancer Genome Consortium. He has authored over 170 articles in major journals including seminal works on cancer, genomics and precision medicine. His work is currently focused on implementing Precision Oncology Practice in Health Systems internationally.