Françoise Meunier: Chameleon Chief [chapter]

Helen Saul
European Oncology Leaders  
has two things on her mind when we meet. One is her current priority to ensure that the European Directive on clinical trials is implemented in such a way that it guarantees the future of collaborative research. The other is the delivery of a six-metre-high Ginkgo Biloba tree -an extraordinary present to her husband for their 15th wedding anniversary. Meunier is a multifaceted personality. She is a self-confessed "tough cookie", fi erce in her determination to advance the cause of cancer
more » ... se of cancer research and treatment. At the same time, she exudes an unexpected playfulness and eccentricity. Her husband and daughter describe her variously as serene, sensitive, loyal, dominant and hedonistic.
doi:10.1007/3-540-27069-8_8 fatcat:gqli3zpmsvgydecmk6r2rgttsa