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    Da Costa International Funds for Breast Cancer Prevention

    The California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute

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    Ian E. Smith, M.D., FRCP, FRCPE

    Ian E. Smith, M.D., FRCP, FRCPE is a Professor of Cancer Medicine and Consultant Medical Oncologist at the Royal Marsden Hospital, London and Surrey United Kingdom, and the Head of the Breast Unit at the Institute of Cancer Research in London.

    His training in cancer medicine was principally in Edinburgh, Boston and London, and over the years his principal clinical research interests have been in breast cancer and lung cancer. Specifically he has had a long-standing involvement in new drug development. In recent years he has developed an interest in preoperative/neoadjuvant therapies and the use of this approach to develop molecular markers for predicting response to treatment.

    Professor Smith is Chairman of the UK NCRI Lung Cancer Study Group and member of the NCRI Breast Cancer Study Group. He is a recent Past Chairman of the Association of Cancer Physicians UK and Past Chairman of the Royal College of Physicians Specialist Advisory Committee in Medical Oncology. He is a member of numerous international societies including the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the British Association for Cancer Research and the European Society of Mastology. He has published over 370 scientific papers and chapters in the field of oncology and lectures widely in Europe and the US.

    Publications by Ian E Smith in PubMed.