Elias Campo received his MD and PhD degrees from the Medical School at the University of Barcelona. He was a post-doctoral researcher at the Laboratory of Pathology, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD. He is currently Professor of Pathology and Chief of the Hematopathology Unit at the Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, University of Barcelona. His research is focused on the pathological characterization of lymphoid neoplasms and the study of molecular mechanisms involved in the development and progression of these tumors with particular interest in the translation of this knowledge into the clinical practice.
He has been member at large of the Executive Committees of the Society of Hematopathology and European Association for Haematopathology in which he served as President (2012-2014). He has also been the Co-director of the Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Genome Project in the International Consortium of the Cancer Genome. He is co-editor of 2 books (WHO classification of Hematological neoplasms and Haematopathology) and has published a number of articles in the field of lymphoid neoplasms.