Speakers

Please find below some of the speakers of the World Cancer Congress 2022 (listed alphabetically by last name). More speakers will be added on a rolling basis.

For a full list, please refer to those listed on the programme page.

Rakesh Aggarwal, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (India)

 

 Rakesh Aggarwal
Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (India)

 

Humaid Al Shamsi, Emirates Oncology Society (United Arab Emirates)

 

Humaid Al Shamsi
Emirates Oncology Society (United Arab Emirates)

 

Irini Albanti, Harvard School of Public Health
 
Irini Albanti 
Harvard School of Public Health (United States)

 

Jorge Alday, STOP Tobacco Industry Watchdog (United States)

 

Jorge Alday,
STOP Tobacco Industry Watchdog (United States)

 

Agnes Anarado, University of Nigeria Enugu Campus (Nigeria)

 

Agnes Anarado
University of Nigeria Enugu Campus (Nigeria)

 

Mavis Bobie Ansah, Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (Ghana)

 

Mavis Bobie Ansah
Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (Ghana)

 

Larissa Aragon, European Patients’ Academy on Therapeutic Innovation (EUPATI) (Switzerland)

 

Larissa Aragon
European Patients’ Academy on Therapeutic Innovation (EUPATI) (Switzerland)

 

Doug Bettcher Senior Advisor, Director-General's office at WHO

 

Doug Bettcher
World Health Organization (WHO) (Switzerland)

 

Stella Aguinaga Bialous, DrPH, FAAN, University of California, San Francisco (United-States).

 

Stella Aguinaga Bialous
University of California, San Francisco (United States)

 

Neerja Bhatla, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) (India)

 

Neerja Bhatla
All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) (India)

 

Sutapa Biswas, Cancer Foundation of India (India)

 

Sutapa Biswas
Cancer Foundation of India (India)

 

Francis Burnett, Castries, St. Lucia

 

Francis Burnett
Castries (St. Lucia)

 

Clarito Cairo, Department of Health, Philippines (Philippines)

 

Clarito Cairo
Department of Health, Philippines (Philippines)

 

Maira Caleffi, Federação Brasileira de Instituições Filantrópicas de Apoio à Saúde da Mama (FEMAMA) (Brazil)

 

Maira Caleffi
Federação Brasileira de Instituições Filantrópicas de Apoio à Saúde da Mama (FEMAMA) (Brazil)

 

Karen Canfell, Cancer Council NSW (Australia)

 

Karen Canfell
Cancer Council NSW (Australia)

 

Gladys Chesumbai, The Eldoret Cancer Registry (Kenya)

 

Gladys Chesumbai
The Eldoret Cancer Registry (Kenya)

 

Pedro Pérez Cruz, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, Faculty of Medicine (Chile)

 

Pedro Pérez Cruz
Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, Faculty of Medicine (Chile)

 

Alex Daniels, International Children's Palliative Care Network (ICPCN) (South Africa)

 

Alex Daniels
International Children's Palliative Care Network (ICPCN) (South Africa)

 

Suzette Delaloge, Gustave Roussy, France

 

Suzette Delaloge
Gustave Roussy (France)

 

Ulysses Dorotheo Executive Director of the Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance

 

Ulysses Dorotheo
Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance (Thailand)

 

Myrna Doumit, American University of Beirut (Lebanon)

 

Myrna Doumit
American University of Beirut (Lebanon)

 

Roula Farah, LAU School of Medicine (Lebanon)

 

Roula Farah
LAU School of Medicine (Lebanon)

 

Christian Finley, Canadian Partnership Against Cancer (Canada)

 

Christian Finley
Canadian Partnership Against Cancer (Canada)

 

Louis Fox, King's College London (United Kingdom)

 

Louis Fox
King's College London (United Kingdom)

 

Becky Freeman, University of Sydney (Australia)

 

Becky Freeman
University of Sydney (Australia)

 

Gail Garvey, School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Queensland (Australia)

 

Gail Garvey
School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Queensland (Australia)

 

 Antoine Geissbuhler Director, Division of eHealth and Telemedicine, Geneva University Hospitals, Switzerland

 

Antoine Geissbuhler
Division of eHealth and Telemedicine, Geneva University Hospitals (Switzerland)

 

Wim Geluykens, Stand up to Cancer Flanders (Belgium)

 

Wim Geluykens
Stand up to Cancer Flanders (Belgium)

 

Ricardo Ghelman,Hospital das Clínicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo (Brazil)

 

Ricardo Ghelman
Hospital das Clínicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo (Brazil)

 

Anna Gilmore, University of Bath (United Kingdom)

 

Anna Gilmore
University of Bath (United Kingdom)

 

Mary Gospodarowicz, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre (Canada)

 

Mary Gospodarowicz
Princess Margaret Cancer Centre (Canada)

 

Julie Gralow, University of Washington (United States)

 

Julie Gralow
University of Washington (United States)

 

Mary Hemrajani, Global Chinese Breast Cancer Organizations Alliance (Hong Kong)

 

Mary Hemrajani
Global Chinese Breast Cancer Organizations Alliance (Hong Kong)

 

Luciana Holtz, Instituto Oncoguia (Brazil)

 

Luciana Holtz
Instituto Oncoguia (Brazil)

 

Tran Thi Thanh Huong, New York University (United States

 

Tran Thi Thanh Huong
New York University (United States)

 

Hayley Jones Director of the McCabe Centre for Law & Cancer

 

Hayley Jones
McCabe Centre for Law & Cancer (Australia)

 

Erika Karlen-Oszlai, Swiss Cancer League (Switzerland)

 

Erika Karlen-Oszlai
Swiss Cancer League (Switzerland)

 

Dorothy Keefe - Cancer Australia (Australia)

 

Dorothy Keefe
Cancer Australia (Australia)

 

Stella Kyriakides Commissioner for Health and Food Safety, European Union

 

Stella Kyriakides
Commissioner for Health and Food Safety, European Union (Belgium)

 

Stephanie R. Land, National Cancer Institute - USA (United States)

 

Stephanie R. Land
National Cancer Institute - USA (United States)

 

Duong Le, University of Medicine and Pharmacy at Ho Chi Minh City (Viet Nam)

 

Duong Le
University of Medicine and Pharmacy at Ho Chi Minh City (Viet Nam)

 

Monick Leal, Liga Portuguesa Contra o Cancro (Portugal)

 

Monick Leal
Liga Portuguesa Contra o Cancro (Portugal)

 

Melissa Lim, Society for Cancer Advocacy and Awareness Kuching (SCAN) (Malaysia)

 

Melissa Lim
Society for Cancer Advocacy and Awareness Kuching (SCAN) (Malaysia)

 

Cornel Radu Loghin , European Network for Smoking and Tobacco Prevention (ENSP) (Belgium)

 

Cornel Radu Loghin
European Network for Smoking and Tobacco Prevention (ENSP) (Belgium)

 

Kenji Lopez, Cancer Warriors de México  (Mexico)
 
Kenji Lopez
Cancer Warriors de México  (Mexico)

 

Marina Maglakelidze, Association of Oncologists of Georgia (Georgia)

 

Marina Maglakelidze
Association of Oncologists of Georgia (Georgia)

 

Michelle Mako, Te Aho o Te Kahu - Cancer Control Agency (New Zealand)

 

Michelle Mako
Te Aho o Te Kahu - Cancer Control Agency (New Zealand)

 

Adriana Blanco Marquizo Head of Secretariat of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control

 

Adriana Blanco Marquizo
WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (Switzerland)

 

Jordana McLoone, The University of New South Wales (Australia)

 

Jordana McLoone
The University of New South Wales (Australia)

 

Salomé Meyer, Cancer Alliance South Africa (South Africa)

 

Salomé Meyer
Cancer Alliance South Africa (South Africa)

 

Vivienne Milch, Cancer Australia (Australia)

 

Vivienne Milch
Cancer Australia (Australia)

 

Dan Milner, American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) (United States)

 

Dan Milner
American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) (United States)

 

Hani Nassar, Barbara Nassar Association For Cancer Patient Support (Lebanon)

 

Hani Nassar
Barbara Nassar Association For Cancer Patient Support (Lebanon)

 

George Oblitas , Venezuelan Oncology Unit and Peruvian Molecular Oncology Unit (Peru)

 

George Oblitas
Venezuelan Oncology Unit and Peruvian Molecular Oncology Unit (Peru)

 

Yates Patsy, International Society of Nurses in Cancer Care (ISNCC) (Canada)

 

Yates Patsy
International Society of Nurses in Cancer Care (ISNCC) (Canada)

 

Pedro Pérez Cruz, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, Faculty of Medicine (Chile)

 

Pedro Pérez Cruz
Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, Faculty of Medicine (Chile)

 

Nisreen Qatamish, King Hussein Cancer Foundation (Jordan)

 

Nisreen Qatamish
King Hussein Cancer Foundation (Jordan)

 

Andrea Reed, Canadian Partnership Against Cancer (Canada)

 

Andrea Reed
Canadian Partnership Against Cancer (Canada)

 

Hilary Robbins, International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) (France)

 

Hilary Robbins
International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) (France)

 

Carlos Rodriguez-Galindo, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital (United States)

 

Carlos Rodriguez-Galindo
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital (United States)

 

Deo Ruhangaza, Butaro Hospital (Rwanda)

 

Deo Ruhangaza
Butaro Hospital (Rwanda)

 

Rand Salman, World Health Organization (Switzerland)

 

Rand Salman
World Health Organization (Switzerland)

 

Diana Sarfati, Te Aho o Te Kahu - Cancer Control Agency (New Zealand)

 

Diana Sarfati
Te Aho o Te Kahu - Cancer Control Agency (New Zealand)

 

Nicole Scobie , Zoé4life (Switzerland)

 

Nicole Scobie
Zoé4life (Switzerland)

 

Rick Shadyac, President and CEO of ALSAC ((American Lebanese Syrian Associated Charities)

 

Rick Shadyac
ALSAC (American Lebanese Syrian Associated Charities) (Lebanon)

 

Resham Shahzadi, Aga Khan University Hospital Karachi-Pakistan, International Society of Paediatric Oncology (SIOP) (Pakistan)
 
Resham Shahzadi
Aga Khan University Hospital Karachi-Pakistan, International Society of Paediatric Oncology (SIOP) (Pakistan)

 

Mohammad Musa Shukoor, Afghanistan NCD Alliance (Afghanistan)

 

Mohammad Musa Shukoor
Afghanistan NCD Alliance (Afghanistan)

 

Lawrence Shulman, Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania (United States)

 

Lawrence Shulman
Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania (United States)

 

Craig Sinclair, Cancer Council Victoria (Australia).

 

Craig Sinclair
Cancer Council Victoria (Australia)

 

Michal Stoklosa, WHO (Switzerland)

 

Michal Stoklosa
World Health Organization (WHO) (Switzerland)

 

Richard Sullivan, King's College London King's Health Partners (United Kingdom)

 

Richard Sullivan
King's College London King's Health Partners (United Kingdom)

 

Pubudu Sumanasekara, IOGT International (Sri Lanka)

 

Pubudu Sumanasekara
IOGT International (Sri Lanka)

 

Lillian Sung, SIOP (International Society of Paediatric Oncology) (Switzerland)

 

Lillian Sung
SIOP (International Society of Paediatric Oncology) (Switzerland)

 

Carolyn Taylor, Global Focus on Cancer (United States)

 

Carolyn Taylor
Global Focus on Cancer (United States)

 

Salvatore Vaccarella, International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) (France)

 

Salvatore Vaccarella
International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) (France)

 

Verna Vanderpuye, African Organisation for Research & Training in Cancer (AORTIC) (South Africa)

 

Verna Vanderpuye
African Organisation for Research & Training in Cancer (AORTIC) (South Africa)

 

Constantine Vardavas, JAOTC_ Joint Action on Tobacco Control (Greece)

 

Constantine Vardavas
JAOTC - Joint Action on Tobacco Control (Greece)

 

Gilles Vassal, Gustave Roussy (France)
 
Gilles Vassal
Gustave Roussy (France)

 

Hannah Vaughan Emmy-nominated journalist, broadcaster and moderator

 

Hannah Vaughan
Emmy-nominated journalist, broadcaster and moderator (United Kingdom)

 

Galina Velikova, University of Leeds (United Kingdom).

 

Galina Velikova
University of Leeds (United Kingdom)

 

Ayesha Verrall, Minister of Health (New Zealand)
 
Ayesha Verrall
Minister of Health (New Zealand)

 

Everett Vokes, University of Chicago (United States).

 

Everett Vokes
University of Chicago (United States)

 

Elisabete Weiderpass Director, International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), France

 

Elisabete Weiderpass
International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) (France)

 

Victoria Wolodzko, Susan G. Komen (United States)

 

Victoria Wolodzko
Susan G. Komen (United States)

 

Wednesday, June 29, 2022