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Committees

Organising Committee

Chair: Dr Tezer Kutluk – President, Union for International Cancer Control (UICC), Switzerland. President, Turkish Association for Cancer Research and Control, Turkey
Prof. Sanchia Aranda – UICC President-Elect. Chief Executive Officer, Cancer Council Australia
Dr Maira Caleffi – President, FEMAMA, Brazil
Dr Anil D’Cruz – Director, Tata Memorial Hospital, India
Prof. Jacqueline Godet – President, French League Against Cancer, France 
Dr Serigne Gueye – President, ALIAM (Alliance of African and Mediterranean Leagues against cancer), Senegal
Prof. Gilbert Lenoir – Board member and Past President, French League Against Cancer, France 
Dr Saunthari Somasudaram – President/Medical Director, National Cancer Society of Malaysia (NCSM), Malaysia

Ex officio:
Mr Cary Adams – Chief Executive Officer, Union for International Cancer Control (UICC), Switzerland
Mr Yani Amar - Congress and Events Coordinator, Union for International Cancer Control (UICC), Switzerland
Ms Mina Djordjic - Congress & Events Marketing Manager, Union for International Cancer Control (UICC), Switzerland
Ms Marion Gilodi - Business Development Manager, Union for International Cancer Control (UICC), Switzerland
Ms Jessica Mathieu – Head of Congress and Events, Union for International Cancer Control (UICC), Switzerland
Ms Vanessa Von Der Muhll - Head of Marketing and Communications, Union for International Cancer Control (UICC), Switzerland
 

PROGRAMME COMMITTEE

All biographies from Programme Committee members will be available shortly. In the meantime click here to see all UICC Board Members

Co-Chair: Prof. Sanchia Aranda – UICC President-Elect. Chief Executive Officer, Cancer Council Australia
Co-Chair: Dr Anil D’Cruz – Director, Tata Memorial Hospital, India

Track 1 - STEMMING THE TIDE: INNOVATIONS IN PREVENTION AND SCREENING​
Ms. ​Sara Hiom, Director of Health Information, Cancer Research UK
Mr Terry Slevin – Director Education and Research, Cancer Council Western Australia.

Track 2 - CLOSING THE GAP: QUALITY CANCER TREATMENT AND DIAGNOSIS FOR ALL
Dr. Fatima Cardoso – Director of the Breast Unit of the Champalimaud Clinical Center, Portugal
Prof. Mary Gospodarowicz –. Medical Director, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Canada. Immediate past President, Union  for International Cancer Control (UICC), Switzerland

Track 3 - IMPROVING PATIENT AND FAMILY EXPERIENCES​ 
Dr. Anna Boltong – Head of Cancer and Information Support Service at Cancer Council Victoria, Australia
Prof. Jane Maher – Chief Medical Officer at Macmillan Cancer Support, United Kingdom

Track 4 - STRENGTHENING CANCER CONTROL: OPTIMISING OUTCOMES OF HEALTH SYSTEMS 
Dr Heather Bryant – Vice-President of Cancer Control, Canadian Partnership Against Cancer, Canada
Dr Richard Sullivan – Director of Institute of Cancer Policy, King's College London, UK

Track 5 - EMPOWERING CIVIL SOCIETIES: BUILDING CAPACITY FOR CHANGE
Dr. Saunthari Somasudaram – President, National Cancer Society of Malaysia
TBA

Abstract Committee

To be announced

HOST COMMITTEE

Chair: Prof. Jacqueline Godet – President, French League Against Cancer, France
Ms Anne Barrere – Producer and communication adviser, Editel, France
Prof. Agnès Buzyn – President, French National Cancer Institute (INCa), France
Ms Martine Damour – Board member, French League Against Cancer, France
Prof. Jean-Marie Dangou – Regional counsellor (AFRO) for the WHO, Guinea
Ms Anne-Marie Descôtes – Director in charge of globalization and partnership development, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, France
Prof. Serigne Magueye Gueye – President, ALIAM (Alliance of African and Mediterranean Leagues against cancer), Senegal
Ms Cora Honing – Former International Relation Officer, Dutch Cancer Society, Netherlands
Prof. Claude Huriet – Past president of the Institut Curie, France
Mr Nicolas Lefebvre – Director, Paris Convention and Visitors Bureau, France
Prof. Gilbert Lenoir – Board member and Past President, French League Against Cancer, France
Mr John McCormack – Chief Executive Officer, Irish Cancer Society, Ireland
Mr Michel Pebereau – President, ARC Foundation, France
Prof. Josy Reiffers – President, UNICANCER, France
Ms Anne-Lise Ryel – Secretary General, Norwegian Cancer Society, Norway
Prof  Françoise Meunier – Chief Executive Officer, EORTC, Belgium
Prof Didier Tabuteau – Professor at Université Paris Descartes and Sciences Po and Chairman of Health, France
Dr Christopher Wild – Director, IARC, United Kingdom

Ex officio:
Dr Annick Courtay-De Gaulle – Volunteer, French League against cancer, France
Ms Maria José Fajardo – Assistant to the International Department, French League against cancer, France
Dr Marc Keller – Head of the International Department, French League against cancer, France
Ms Jessica Mathieu – Head of Congress and Events, Union for International Cancer Control (UICC), Switzerland
Dr Jacqueline Métral – Volunteer, French League against cancer, France

All committee members have been listed by alphabetic order within each group.
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