Prof. Eva Tiensuu Janson
Uppsala University Hospital
Eva Tiensuu Janson is a Professor of Medicine and Senior Consultant in Endocrine Oncology at Uppsala University Hospital, Sweden. She serves as deputy vice-rector of the Disciplinary Domain of Medicine and Pharmacy at Uppsala University. She is also the Chair of the Nordic Neuroendocrine Tumor Group, and member of the ENETS Executive Committee (since 2016). She is active in the Swedish group for endocrine abdominal tumors and has participated in the development of a national caring programme for abdominal neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) and a national quality registry for NETs. She obtained her PhD in 1995 on SI-NETs and has published about 120 papers on neuroendocrine tumors. Her research interest is the tumor biology and genetics behind development of NETs, with a focus on hereditary SI-NETs and on the highly malignant neuroendocrine carcinomas. She has participated in many clinical trials and has organised numerous scientific meetings and educational activities in the NET area with a special focus on the education of young scientists and clinicians.