Director, Breast Centre, LMU University Hospital, Munich, Germany
Nadia Harbeck, MD, PhD, is director of the Breast Center and holds the chair for Conservative Oncology at the Dept. of OB&GYN, LMU University Hospital, Munich, Germany.
Professor Harbeck is a member of the expert panel issuing the German AGO recommendations for breast cancer therapy (www.ago-online.de). In 2020, she was appointed subject editor for the ESMO Breast Cancer Guidelines. From 2009-2015, she served on the executive board of the EORTC as chair of the translational research division. Professor Harbeck is co-director of the West German Study Group (www.wsg-online.com). She is principal investigator or steering committee member of numerous breast cancer trials, particularly with novel targeted compounds and individualized treatment strategies. She has a strong interest in eHealth and is a co-developer of CANKADO, an international digital patient diary (www.cankado.com).
Professor Harbeck is recipient of the 2020 ESMO Lifetime Achievement Award. She has authored more than 500 papers in peer-reviewed journals (h-index 87) and is coordinating editor-in-chief of Breast Care (Karger Publishers). She is panel member of several international breast cancer consensus conferences.