Independent ethical advisory Board

The HPV-AHEAD Consortium has appointed a 4-member Independent ethical advisory Board (IEAB).

The specific tasks and responsibilities of the IEAB are:

  • Advise the HPV-AHEAD consortium in terms of ethics, safety, work programs, scientific quality, integration and general strategy for efficient dissemination

  • Attend the 2nd, 3rd and/or 4th annual meetings, give their vision and advise on the HPV-AHEAD research projects

  • Provide an objective assessment of the scientific and innovation/exploitation-related deliverables of the HPV-AHEAD research

  • Generate an annual report on its analysis and recommendations to the consortium.

IEAB Composition

- Thomas Schulz (Chairman)
  Department of Virology
  Hannover Medical School
  Hannover, Germany
- Anna Giuliano
  Director, Center for Infection Research in Cancer
  Moffitt Cancer Center
  Tampa, Florida - USA
- Moni Kuriakose
  Division of Head and Neck Oncology
  Narayana Hrudayalaya Health City
  Bangalore, Karnataka - India
- Matti Lehtinen
  University of Tampere School of Public Health
  Tampere, Finland