About Youngsters

The EANO Youngsters committee says “Hello”

The EANO Youngsters committee is in charge to organize the activities of the newly formed EANO Youngsters Initiative. We are all young scientists from different fields of interest and different European countries.

The EANO Youngsters Articles can be found here

Leader EANO Youngsters Committee

Anna Berghoff

Anna Berghoff is in medical oncology training at the Medical University of Vienna, Austria. She finished the PhD program “Clinical Neuroscience” in 2014 with the main focus on clinical and pathological prognostic factors in brain metastases

Anna Berghoff
Leader EANO Youngsters Committee

Carina Thomé

Carina Thomé is a biologist currently holding a postdoctoral fellow position at the German Cancer Research Center (Heidelberg, Germany) and has her research focus on the interaction of glioma cells with the inflammatory microenvironment.

Carina Thomé
EANO Youngsters Committee

Amélie Darlix

Amélie Darlix (M.D., Ph.D.) is a neuro-oncologist at the Montpellier Cancer Institute (France). She takes care of patients with both primary and secondary tumors of the CNS, as well as cancer patients with post-treatment cognitive impairment. Her aim as a member of the EANO Youngster Committee is to share experiences and ideas with other members of the committee, in order to develop new collaborations at the European level for clinical and translational research.

Amélie Darlix
EANO Youngsters Committee

Asgeir Jakola

Asgeir Jakola is a neurosurgeon and assoc. professor at the Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden. His main clinical and certainly also research interest is quality of life in glioma patients after neurosurgical resection.

Asgeir Jakola
EANO Youngsters Committee

Alessia Pellerino

Alessia Pellerino completed her Neurology residency in 2016 and joined a PhD position in Neuroscience at the Department of Neuroscience of the University of Turin afterwards. She has a particular interest in clinical trials design in Neuro-Oncology with a focus on new therapeutic drugs.

Alessia Pellerino
EANO Youngsters Committee

Aleksandar Stanimirović

Aleksandar Stanimirović, MD is curently a neurosurgery resident at the Clinical center of Serbia,  in the epartment of neurooncology. His main focus is on surgical aproaches to midline and skull base tumors as well as minimaly invasive neurosurgery and quality of life in neurooncology patients with special interest in glioma patients.

Aleksandar Stanimirović
EANO Youngsters Committee

Tobias Weiss

Tobias Weiss is just about to finish his training in neurology at the University of Zurich. Further, he joined the MD-PhD program in Immunology in 2015 to deepen his research in immunotherapeutic approaches against malignant brain tumors.

Tobias Weiss

Together we aim to address the issues of young Neuro-Oncology scientists within the EANO and provide a platform for interaction as well as organize dedicated activates. Any ideas for new activities? Do not hesitate to contact us via the Facebook group or email: youngsters@eano.eu