Prof Dario CAMPANA
Professor, Department of Paediatrics, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine and Mrs Lee Kong Chian Chair in Advanced Cellular Therapy, Singapore
• Speaker, Oncology, and Cancer and Stem Cell Biology Symposium,
17 Sep 2021
Prof Dario Campana obtained his MD and PhD degrees in Italy, where he trained in hematology. He received his laboratory training in immunology at the Royal Free Hospital in London, England, before moving to St Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis (Tennessee, USA), where he was Full Member in the Departments of Oncology and Pathology, and Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Tennessee.
Prof Campana is currently Professor in the Department of Paediatrics, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, and the Mrs Lee Kong Chian Chair in Advanced Cellular Therapy. He was the recipient of consecutive Singapore Translational Research Investigator awards. Prof Campana also received other awards which include the Gabbay Award in Biotechnology and Medicine in 2019, and the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine Researcher of the Year, the National University of Singapore Research Recognition, and the President’s Technology Award in 2020.
Prof Campana holds several patents and is the scientific founder of three biotechnology companies. His main interest is translational research in oncology, focusing on immunotherapy.