Department of Medicine I, Comprehensive Cancer Center-CNS Unit, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Matthias Preusser is an Associate Professor of Medicine and a consultant in Medical Oncology at the Medical University of Vienna. He serves as Coordinator of the CNS Tumours Unit at the Comprehensive Cancer Centre Vienna and is a Steering Committee member of the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) Brain Tumour Group. Dr. Preusser is a member of the European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO) Young Oncologists Committee and the ESMO Fellowship and Awards Committee and belongs to the ESMO Faculty for CNS Tumors.
Dr. Preusser received his medical training at the Medical University of Vienna and completed research and clinical visits at the German Cancer Center (DKFZ) in Heidelberg, Germany, and the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, U.S.A. His research focuses on biomarkers and therapy in brain tumours. Dr. Preuser has authored more than 180 research article and is a co-author of the current edition of the World Health Organization (WHO) Classification of Brain Tumors.