Head, Translational Research Coordination
International Breast Cancer Study Group (IBCSG), Switzerland
Rosita Kammler is Past-President of the European, Middle Eastern and African Society for Biopreservation and Biobanking (ESBB). She served ESBB as President from 2020-2021, and before that as Vice-President and Councilor for 4 years.
Rosita Kammler heads the Translational Research Coordination at the International Breast Cancer Study Group (IBCSG) and the European Thoracic Oncology Platform (ETOP). Her work has revolved around clinical trial biobanking, translational research coordination and project management for the past 19 years. She has provided expertise and leadership for designing, building and conducting the translational research programs and biobanks for IBCSG and ETOP, enabling state-of-the-art oncology research. She is responsible for ensuring that trial biosamples and associated data meet the objectives for quality, quantity, ethical use, to ensure the integrity of research data and analysis. These biobanks have been a critical resource for the more than 50 translational research studies conducted by IBCSG/ETOP.