Governance structure and management organization of TRANSCAN-2
Light blue (dark blue) boxes and arrows = internal (external) structures and communication paths
The TRANSCAN-2 structure is comprised of four bodies:
· The Network Coordination Unit (NCU), is the body responsible for the day-to-day management and the external TRANSCAN-2 consortium representation; it is composed of the TRANSCAN-2 coordinator, Dr. Giovanni Leonardi; the deputy coordinator and scientific coordinator, Dr. Gaetano Guglielmi; Dr. Silvia Paradisi, Ms. Maria Romero and Dr. Elena Toschi.
· The Network Steering Committee (NSC), composed by one representative from each TRANSCAN-2 partner organisation, is the strategic decision-making body responsible for the project execution.
· The Network Advisory Board (NAB), comprises the work package leaders, the NSC chair and vice-chair and the coordinator. It advises the coordinator on the overall management, on the activities implementation and on the preparation of meetings.
· The Scientific Advisory Board (SAB), is composed of 10 high level experts in the field of translational cancer research.