Etienne Brain is a physician specializing in medical oncology (Paris Descartes University).
He holds a PhD in pharmacology from Boston University and Paris Descartes University, research supervision accreditation from Versailles Saint-Quentin University, and a degree in health management and economics from Bocconi University, Milan.
Dr. Brain is Chair of the EORTC Breast Cancer Group, which focuses on European clinical trials into breast cancer (www.eortc.org/research_field/breast/), and also chairs the DIALOG Intergroup (GERICO/UCOG), dedicated to clinical trials in elderly cancer patients (geriatric oncology). He is Past President of the International Society of Geriatric Oncology (SIOG, www.siog.org).
His work comprises clinical practice and research in breast and gynecological cancers and sarcomas, and in geriatric oncology.