CaNCURE Mentors

Annick D. van den Abbeele, M.D.

Chief of Radiology
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Associate Professor of Radiology
Harvard Medical School

Biography: Dr. Van den Abbeele is Chief of the Department of Imaging and Founding Director of the Center for Biomedical Imaging in Oncology at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Co-Director of the Tumor Imaging Metrics Core at the Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center. She is also the Co-Editor-in-Chief of Cancer Imaging, the Journal of the International Cancer Imaging Society.

Research and Expertise: Dr. Van den Abbeele is nationally and internationally known for her translational research in molecular imaging building upon her pioneering work in monitoring response to targeted therapy and immunotherapy in several cancers, for developing an integrated multidisciplinary clinical and research cancer imaging department and for leading the implementation and development of quantitative metrics in cancer imaging.



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