Discover the shortlisted nominees for the best abstract awards


Nine individuals have been shortlisted to win one of the three Best Abstract Awards (scientific, advocacy and fundraising categories). The World Cancer Congress will recognise outstanding work from the global cancer control community with these UICC Awards during an official Ceremony at the closing of the Congress.

Lancet Oncology

The three Abstract Awards winners and nine shortlisted nominees were selected by a panel jury composed by the WCC Abstract Committee co-chairs (Prof. David Hill and Jean King), the UICC President (Prof. Anil D'Cruz), and in cooperation with the Lancet Oncology represented in the panel by its Editor-in-Chief (Prof. David Collingridge). 


The Abstract Awards Ceremony to recognise the nine shortlisted and the three winners will take place during the closing ceremony of the 2022 World Cancer Congress on 20th October 2022, 12:20 - 13:00.