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GREGOIRE, Professor Vincent

Prof. Vincent GREGOIRE graduated as a Medical Doctor (MD) in 1987 from the
Université Catholique de Louvain in Belgium. He was board certified in Radiation
Oncology in Belgium in 1994 and obtained his PhD in Radiation Biology in 1996 after
a fellowship at the Netherlands Cancer Institute in Amsterdam (The Netherlands) and
at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston (USA).
Since his return from the USA, Prof. GREGOIRE was appointed at the Academic
Hospital of the Catholic University of Louvain in Brussels (Belgium) where he was the Director of the Center
for Molecular Imaging, Oncology and Radiotherapy, Full Professor in Radiation Oncology, and Head of Clinic
in the Department of Radiation Oncology.
From May 1st 2018, Prof. Vincent GREGOIRE is the Head of the Radiation Oncology Dept. at the Léon Bérard
Cancer Center in Lyon (France). He coordinates the Head and Neck Radiation Oncology program where the
publication of the consensus guidelines for selection and delineation of target volumes brought him worldwide
recognition.
Beside his clinical activities, Vincent GREGOIRE has been running a translational research program on tumor
microenvironment, on the integration of functional and molecular imaging for treatment planning, and on the
molecular basis of increased radiosensitivity in HPV-infected cells. Vincent GREGOIRE has directed or codirected 15 PhD theses and has authored or co-authored more than 300 peer-reviewed publications and 16
book chapters. He has delivered close to 850 abstract presentations, lectures or teaching seminars worldwide,
including award lectures such as the IFHNOS KK Ang lecture in 2014 and the Blair Hesketh BAHNO
Memorial Lecture in 2015. He is member of the editorial board of Radiotherapy & Oncology and is a member
of numerous scientific societies, including ASTRO and ESTRO, on which he serves on various committees.
He has been the President of ESTRO from 2007 to 2009. Vincent GREGOIRE is the past vice-President of the
board of EORTC, past-Chairman of the Radiation Oncology Group of the EORTC and of the Head & Neck
group of the EORTC. Vincent GREGOIRE was acting chairman of an ICRU Report Committee on “dose
prescription, specification and reporting in IMRT”. He has been nominated chairman of ICRU in October
2018. In 2008, he was awarded Honorary Fellow of the British Royal College of Radiology, and in 2016
Honorary Fellow of the Irish College of Radiology. In 2014 he received the Breur Award from ESTRO and in
2015, he was awarded Honorary ESTRO Physicist. In 2018, he received the Jens Overgaard legacy award from
ESTRO

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