Inti Zlobec received her PhD in Experimental Medicine (Pathology) from McGill University in Montreal. By combining her interests in pathology and biostatistics, she has developed biostatistical models for prediction of response to preoperative radiotherapy in patients with rectal cancer and optimized workflows for biomarker analysis. In 2011, she received the title of ‘Privatdozentin’ from the University of Basel. Today, Inti Zlobec works as Associate Professor at the University of Bern, where she leads the Translational Research Unit, a research platform specialized in tissue-based research including digital pathology. Together with her colleagues from the Colorectal Cancer Research Group and her students, she continues to work on colorectal cancer with the aim of improving patient management..