Integrated Cancer Research Foundation – Kenya

Integrated Cancer Research Foundation - Kenya

Evidence Based Research & Awareness

Chief Scientist

Victor Oria, PhD.

Co-founder & Chief Scientist

Dr. Oria is one of the founding members of Integrated Cancer Research Foundation of Kenya and is responsible for directing its scientific strategy. He holds a doctorate degree in cancer biology from the University of Freiburg, Germany. He was a postdoctoral researcher at the Yale Cancer Center, Yale University where he investigated the molecular mechanisms that drive melanoma brain metastasis. Currently, he is an assistant professor at the University of Copenhagen (Biotech Research and Innovation Centre). His research focuses on understanding how the tumor vasculature shape the tumor microenvironment to promote metastasis.