Centre Leon Berard
Person responsible for CTC programme: Professeur Jean-Yves BLAY
The Centre Leon Berard (CLB) of Lyon is a Comprehensive Cancer Centers, a private non-profit organization linked to the University Claude Bernard Lyon I, training medical students and doctors. The CLB is affiliated to UNICANCER.
The CLB hosts the Cancer research Center of Lyon (>450 researchers) in 4 building structures (>15000 m2), a Department of Translational research with state of the art sequencing facilities, translational pathology and immunology, a large biological resource center (>25000 samples), a Clinical Research Department running national and international clinical trials with over 2,000 patients in clinical trials.
CLB has 1,850 employees, 190 doctors, 320 beds+ 200 beds for homecare hospitalisation, 11 operating rooms, linear accelerators, tomo & cyberknife, protonbeam therapy in Nice, interventional radiology. Its national and international expertises includes breast cancer, rare cancers, gastrointestinal cancer, gynecological, thoracic cancer, hematology, urological cancers, head and neck cancer, oncogenetics, pediatric tumours, molecular and precision medecine of cancer, immunotherapy of cancer, & dedicated departments on supportive and palliative care and homecare.
The CLB participates to international consortia (WIN,GCIG,ICGC,SIOPe,EORTC), & rare cancer networks (Sarcoma,Ovarian, Mesothelioma, Pediatrics...), leading the European Reference Network for Rare adult cancers ( EURACAN). CLB is supported by major national & international grants (FP6, FP7, H2020).
For Residency fellowships, doctors must be accepted by the conseil de l’ordre (Rhone Genevieve) and be able to speak French.
CTC programmes offered
1. Management of solid tumours in children and adolescents. Specificity of care in teenagers and young adult population
Dr Nadege Corradini, Dr Amandine Bertrand, Dr Perrine Marec-Berard
|Duration:||3 - 6 months|
|Type:||Visiting Residency and Visiting Observership|
|Language requirements:||Good knowledge of French or English required
Very good knowledge of French required for residency
Knowledge of different solid tumours in children and adolescent