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José Baselga inaugurated as President of the American Association for Cancer Research 2015-2016

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A few days ago, Dr José Baselga was inaugurated as President of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) 2015-2016. The inauguration ceremony took place during the AACR annual meeting in Philadelphia last week.

BIG would like to warmly congratulate Dr Baselga, also member of the BIG Executive Board, for this nomination!

Short biography of Dr Jose Baselga

BIG would also like to congratulate Dr. Nancy E. Davidson, Director of the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute and UPMC Cancer Center, who was inducted as president-elect of AACR 2015-2016.

Dr Davidson is the Chair of the North American Breast Cancer Group (NABCG), a network of major US and Canadian-based research groups supported by the US National Cancer Institute (NCI).

The Group is one of BIG’s partners. Together, BIG and NABCG strive to improve the care and cure of breast cancer patients through international collaboration and an Annual BIG-NABCG Meeting.


Read the AACR Press Release dated 20 April 2015