Timon Vandamme is a Senior Consultant in digestive and neuroendocrine oncology at the Antwerp University Hospital. As a clinician-researcher, he is performing research in circulating cell-free DNA (ccfDNA) in digestive and neuroendocrine neoplasms.
Dr Vandamme obtained a joint PhD at the University of Antwerp, Belgium and the Erasmus MC, the Netherlands, on preclinical and translation evaluation of everolimus resistance and pancreatic NET genomics. His PhD project has led to multiple publications in peer-reviewed journals and received numerous awards, both national and international. Currently, he is holder of a Senior Clinical Investigator (FKM) grant of the Fonds Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek (FWO) at the University of Antwerp.
Furthermore, he is the Principal Investigator (PI) of > 10 trials at the University Hospital Antwerp, both industry-sponsored and academic trials. He is promotor of four PhD students and mentor of two additional PhD students. He has authored numerous papers outside his PhD in journals such as Clinical Cancer Research and Lancet Oncology. He has peer-reviewed for different high-impact journals and is a member of the editorial board of Endocrine-Related Cancer.
He is currently acting secretary of the Dutch Belgian Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (DBNETS) and co-opted board member of the Belgian Group of Digestive Oncology (BGDO). In addition, he is active member of the EORTC GI Tract Cancer Group and the ENETS Translational Working Group.
Episode 2: Patients with advanced HCC not eligible for IO in 1st line
Episode 3: Overview of 2nd line treatment options in advanced HCC
Episode 4: Panel Discussion and Summary
Episode 1: Reviewing the outcomes in HCC with 1st line immunotherapy