Message from UICC President,
Prof. Tezer Kutluk
Leaving behind another year and getting ready for the next is always an exciting moment for me. We have had a successful 2014 with excellent results, impactful activities, great teamwork and increased cooperation and engagement with you, our members.
Last December, I had the honour of being elected as UICC President by the General Assembly. I view my presidency as a privilege and I am humbled to hold such an esteemed office for such a wonderful organisation.
This is my first official message to all of you and I would like to take this opportunity to reiterate my commitment and passion to work in collaboration and building partnerships focusing on impact and cost effective delivery. To this end, I have four personal ambitions for my two-year mandate and I am proud to share them with you:
- First, my new Board of Directors and I, will continue to take UICC forward as a membership organisation to help increase the impact on cancer globally. To do so, we will draw our inspiration from our Purpose Statement:
“We unite the cancer community to reduce the global cancer burden, to promote greater equity, and to integrate cancer control into the world health and development agenda”
- Secondly, I would like to reach out to all member organisations across the world to encourage collaborative...
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