Addressing the Growing International Challenge of Cancer: A Multinational Perspective

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Science Translational Medicine  06 Mar 2013:
Vol. 5, Issue 175, pp. 175cm2
DOI: 10.1126/scitranslmed.3005899



  • Table 1 Consensus statement.

    All participants at the November 2012 meeting at NIH are co-signatories to this article. They are listed alphabetically by country, with title and institutional affiliation(s). The views expressed here are endorsed by the signatories as individuals and do not necessarily represent the views or policies of their organizations or nations.

    ArgentinaUnion for International Cancer Control, National Cancer Institute of ArgentinaEduardo Cazap
    Immediate Past President and Executive Council
    AustraliaVictoria Comprehensive Cancer Centre, attending on behalf of the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)James Bishop
    Executive Director and Professor
    BrazilClinical and Translational Research, Instituto Nacional de Câncer (INCA)Carlos Gil Ferreira
    CanadaCanadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), Institute of Cancer ResearchMorag Park
    Scientific Director
    ChinaSir YK Pao Centre for Cancer and the Hong Kong Cancer InstituteAnthony T. C. Chan
    FranceNational Cancer Institute, FranceFabien Calvo
    Deputy General Director
    FranceInternational Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC)Christopher Wild
    IndiaAdvanced Centre for Treatment, Research and Education in Cancer (ACTREC)Rajiv Sarin
    JapanMinistry of Health, Labor, and WelfareMasato Mugitani
    Assistant Minister for Global Health
    JapanOffice of Medical Innovation, Cabinet SecretariatYasuhiro Fujiwara
    Deputy Secretary General
    MexicoNational Cancer Institute of Mexico (INCAN)Luis Herrera
    Director of Research
    SingaporeNational Cancer Center of SingaporeKee Chee Soo
    South KoreaNational Cancer Center Korea, Office of Public Relations and CollaborationsSeung Hoon Lee
    South KoreaNational Cancer Center KoreaJin Soo Lee
    TaiwanAcademia SinicaChi-huey Wong
    TaiwanNational Taiwan University College of MedicinePan-chyr Yang
    TurkeyHacettepe UniversityMurat Tuncer
    TurkeyCancer Control Department,
    Ministry of Health, Turkey
    Murat Gutelkin
    TurkeyCancer Control Department,
    Ministry of Health, Turkey
    Ezgi Hacikamiloglu
    Deputy Director
    UKCancer Research UKHarpal Kumar (Cochair)
    Chief Executive
    UKCancer Research UK and
    Manchester Cancer Research Centre
    Nic Jones
    Chief Scientist
    United KingdomWellcome Trust, Sanger InstituteKaren Kennedy
    Head of Strategic Relations
    United StatesNational Cancer Institute (NCI)Harold Varmus (Cochair)
    United StatesNational Cancer Institute (NCI)Doug Lowy
    Deputy Director
    United StatesCenter for Global Health, NCITed Trimble

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