Between assemblies, a board of 16 directors, elected by the General Assembly, acts as the governing body of UICC.
The Board of Directors, elected on 11 October 2022 by the 2022 Virtual General Assembly, will serve until October 2024.
The following individuals were elected:
Jeff Dunn AO, Australia
Ulrika Årehed Kågström, Sweden
Immediate Past-President, European Cancer Organisation
United States of America
Professor, University of California, San Francisco
Professor of Paediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children
Volunteer President FEMAMA / Chief Breast Center Hospital Moinhos de Vento
FEMAMA / Hospital Moinhos de Vento
General Manager, Children's Cancer Center of Lebanon (CCCL)
Health Education and Capacity Building Head of Department, Portuguese League Against Cancer - Northern Branch
Professor of Clinical Medicine, Associate Director for the Cancer Center, Hematology and Medical Oncology Fellowship Director, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center and Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami
Lawyer | Founder and President, Cancer Warriors of Mexico
Chief Executive Officer/Director General, King Hussein Cancer Center, Amman Jordan
Consultant Breast Surgical Oncologist, Aga Khan University
Director General, INCA - Brazilian National Cancer Institute
Director, Tata Memorial Hospital
Radiation Oncologist and Global Cancer Program Director, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
Chief Executive Officer, Medicaid Cancer Foundation
UICC is governed by its member organisations, who meet in a genera assembly, held virtually shortly before the World Cancer Congress, every two years. Between assemblies, a board of directors, elected by the General Assembly, acts as the executive body of UICC.
The General Assembly is the supreme governing body of the Union for International Cancer Control.
Dr Cary Adams is the Chief Executive Officer of UICC. He has occupied this position since 2009.
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