Elena Provenzano:

Molecular diagnostics in breast cancers    

Dr Elena Provenzano is Lead Breast Histopathologist for the Cambridge Breast Unit at Addenbrooke’s Hospital.  She completed her pathology training in Melbourne, Australia, including a Ph.D. on DCIS.


Her current role combines clinical work and research, with key interests in the molecular taxonomy of breast cancer and assessment of tumour response to neoadjuvant therapy. She is a co-investigator in several trials include ARTemis, PARTNER, PRIMETIME and Neo-RT clinical trials at Addenbrooke’s Hospital.


She recently participated as a member of the BIG/ NABCG Residual Disease Working Group composing guidelines for assessment of breast cancer post neoadjuvant chemotherapy.