Prof. Tamara Lah Turnšek holds a PhD from the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia and is the former Director of the National Institute of Biology and established Department of Genetic Toxicology and Cancer Biology. At present she is a Scientfic Councillor and professor of Cancer Biology at the University of Ljubljana. She has previously worked at Josef Stefan Institute in Slovenia and the University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK. She also a was postdoc and Assist. Professor at the School of Medicine in WSU in Detroit, Director of Metastasis Research Laboratory at Albert Einstein Medical Centre, in Philadelphia, PA and recently a Visiting Professor in Sao Paolo University in Brasil.