Scientific Advisory Board

David Jayne, MD, FMedSci

Dr. David Jayne is a professor of Clinical Autoimmunity at the University of Cambridge and Director of the Vasculitis and Lupus Service at Addenbrooke’s Hospital that cares for over 2000 patients with complex multi-system autoimmunity. 

Dr. Jayne is the international leader in the area of clinical research in anti-neutrophil cytoplasm antibody (ANCA)-associated vasculitis. He is co-founder and the current President of the European Vasculitis Society and a member of the Renal Association, European Renal Association and American Society on Nephrology. 

He has published over 450 peer-reviewed papers and in 2021 was awarded the ERA-EDTA prize for outstanding contributions to nephrology.

Josep Tabernero, MD, PhD

Dr. Josep Tabernero is Head of Medical Oncology at the Vall d’Hebron University Hospital, Barcelona, Spain, Director of the Vall d’Hebron Institute of Oncology and Professor of Medicine at University of Vic, Barcelona, Spain. His research aims at potentiating molecular therapies targeting specific oncoproteins and accelerating more effective personalized cancer medicines. 

He serves on the Editorial Boards of various top tier journals and has (co) authored ~450 peer-reviewed papers. Dr. Tabernero was ESMO President from 2018 – 2019. 

He is also member of the AACR, ASCO, and has been appointed as member of several Educational and Scientific Committees.