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Marina Sekacheva

Head of Personalized Oncology Center & Vice-Rector for Research, I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University, Sechenov University (Russia)


Professional experience:
- 2002-2006: Research associate, I.M. Sechenov Moscow Medical Academy, Moscow, Russia
- 2007-2016: Oncologist, I.M. Sechenov Moscow Medical Academy, Moscow, Russia,
- 2009-2016: Scientific Secretary, Federal State Budgetary Scientific Institution “Petrovsky National Research Centre of Surgery” Moscow, Russia
- 2017-Present time: Head of Personalized Oncology Center, Sechenov University
- 2018-Present time: Vice-Rector for Research, Sechenov University

Areas of Expertise:
Personalized Oncology (targeted drugs, immunoooncology)
Pathology Genetics
Cancer prevention Health Promotion Administration
Immunisation programmes (anti-cancer) Life-long health management

“Personalized Oncology is important for three reasons.
Firstly, cancer is a really life- threatening disease and has not just an effect on the quality of human life. Due to the diagnostic procedure on the early stages, we can save these people. Early diagnostics will allow cancer disease to fight
simply.
Secondly, antitumor drugs have a large range of drug side effects. It is important to take into consideration the individual characteristics of each patient, to bring maximum benefit and cause minimum harm.
Thirdly, early diagnosis and optimization of treatment strategies will provide a significant burden reduction on the healthcare system.

Marina Sekacheva logo

Marina Sekacheva

Head of Personalized Oncology Center & Vice-Rector for Research, I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University, Sechenov University (Russia)


Academic Members logo

Professional experience:
- 2002-2006: Research associate, I.M. Sechenov Moscow Medical Academy, Moscow, Russia
- 2007-2016: Oncologist, I.M. Sechenov Moscow Medical Academy, Moscow, Russia,
- 2009-2016: Scientific Secretary, Federal State Budgetary Scientific Institution “Petrovsky National Research Centre of Surgery” Moscow, Russia
- 2017-Present time: Head of Personalized Oncology Center, Sechenov University
- 2018-Present time: Vice-Rector for Research, Sechenov University

Areas of Expertise:
Personalized Oncology (targeted drugs, immunoooncology)
Pathology Genetics
Cancer prevention Health Promotion Administration
Immunisation programmes (anti-cancer) Life-long health management

“Personalized Oncology is important for three reasons.
Firstly, cancer is a really life- threatening disease and has not just an effect on the quality of human life. Due to the diagnostic procedure on the early stages, we can save these people. Early diagnostics will allow cancer disease to fight
simply.
Secondly, antitumor drugs have a large range of drug side effects. It is important to take into consideration the individual characteristics of each patient, to bring maximum benefit and cause minimum harm.
Thirdly, early diagnosis and optimization of treatment strategies will provide a significant burden reduction on the healthcare system.


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