Frédéric Amant, MD, PhD (°1967), received his medical degree from the University of Leuven (KU Leuven), Belgium in 1992, completed his specialty training as an obstetrician/gynecologist in 1998, and his subspecialty training in gynecologic oncology in 2000. He is professor at the KU Leuven in Belgium and at the University of Amsterdam in the Netherlands. He is a specialist in Gynecologic Oncology at the University Hospitals Leuven (UZ Gasthuisberg), Belgium and at Antoni van Leeuwenhoek – Netherlands Cancer Institute (Center for Gynecologic Oncology Amsterdam). At KU Leuven he heads the scientific section of this specialty.
Frédéric Amant heads the International Network on ‘Cancer, Infertility and Pregnancy’ (INCIP) of the European Society of Gynecologic Oncology (ESGO) (www.cancerinpregnancy.org). He chairs the Endometrium Tumor Site Committee of the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC), Gynecologic Cancer Group.