The scope of my work is to build bridges between policy and research project management, support the collaboration with research institutions, EU regulatory authorities, policymakers, industry and patient organizations and help the organization to put cancer in the frontline of the European agenda.
She has a ten-year experience in European and International projects and has worked with a wide range of key players and stakeholders, including European and governmental institutions, academia, health services, local authorities. Charis graduated from Chemistry Department, University of Crete, Greece. She holds a Master’s degree in Public Health and Healthcare Management specialized in Epidemiology and a PhD from Medical School, University of Crete, Greece.
Because the better we understand cancer, the more progress we will make toward diminishing the tremendous human and economic tolls of it.
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