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Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees - as the supreme body - monitors the purpose of the foundation and manages the foundation's assets. It decides, based on the recommendations of the Scientific Committee, which research projects will receive funding.

The Board consists of nine members.

Prof. Dr. med. Jakob Passweg


Beat Thürlimann

Prof. Dr. med. Beat Thürlimann
St. Gallen

Clinical cancer research representative

Adrian Ochsenbein

Prof. Dr. med. Adrian Ochsenbein

Translational and clinical research representative

Murielle Bochud

Prof. Dr. med. Murielle Bochud

Epidemiological cancer research representative

Prof. Dr. Sabine Werner

Basic biological research representative

Nicolas Gerber

Dr. med. Nicolas Gerber

Pediatric cancer research representative

Christine Egerszegi-Obrist

Alt Ständerätin Christine Egerszegi-Obrist

Independent board member

Silvio Inderbitzin

Dr. sc. nat. Silvio Inderbitzin
St. Niklausen

Independent board member

Adrian Vils

Adrian Vils
Rapperswil BE

Certified expert in accounting and controlling