Company: Thermo Fisher Scientific
Job title: Global Head, Medical Affairs, Clinical NGS & Oncology Division
Dr Luca Quagliata is currently serving as Vice President and Global Head of Medical Affairs for the Clinical Oncology Division, part of the Specialty Diagnostics Group for Thermo Fisher Scientific. Previously, Dr Quagliata served Thermo Fisher as Senior Director and Head of EMEA Medical Affairs. Before joining Thermo Fisher, Dr Quagliata worked as Senior Director for the R&D Unit and as Team Leader of the Molecular Diagnostics Division at the Institute of Medical Genetics and Pathology, care of the University Hospital Basel, Switzerland. Dr Quagliata is trained in Medical Biotechnology (BSc and MSc in Naples, Italy), holds a PhD in Vascular Medicine (Heidelberg, Germany), was a visiting fellow at the NCI-NIH (Bethesda, USA) and is a Board Certified Specialist in Medical Affairs (BCMAS). More recently, Dr Quagliata has been appointed Faculty member for the CAS – Certificate of Advanced Study – in Personalized Molecular Oncology organised by the Faculty of Medicine, University of Basel and Lecturer for the Master’s degree programme in Translational Medical Research (TMR) at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Heidelberg in Germany.