Andrew Bottomley (PhD) is a research psychologist, who works at the EORTC, in Brussels, undertaking RCTs and Health Related Quality of Life (HRQOL) research. Andrew co-leads Work Package 1. He is an Assistant Director at the EORTC and is also the Head of the QOL Department for over two decades. Andrew’s post involves working at an international level, developing HRQOL and Patient Reported Outcomes (PRO) research policies and instrument methodology in the cancer clinical trials arena. Andrew works to develop all EORTC tools and the department is a central hub coordinating centre to manage, develop and distribute EORTC QOL tools, such as the EORTC QLQ-C30 and all modules.