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MASCC Leadership •  2018 - 2020


President: Rajesh Lalla, DDS, PhD, DABOM
Section of Oral Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center
Farmington, CT, USA

President Elect/Vice President: Andrew Davies, MD, FRCP
Royal Surrey County Hospital
Ashtead, Surrey, United Kingdom

Immediate Past-President: Ian Olver, AM, MD, PhD
Health and Medical Sciences
University of Adelaide, Australia

Treasurer: Rachel Gibson, PhD
University of Adelaide
Adelaide, Australia


Secretary: Anna Boltong, MA, MSc, PhD
Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre
Melbourne, Australia


MASCC Board Members

Joanne Bowen, PhD, MPhil
The University of Adelaide
Adelaide, South Australia

Alexandre Chan, PharmD, MPH, FCCP, BCPS, BCOP
National University of Singapore
Singapore 117543, Singapore

Mellar Davis, MD, FCCP FAAHPM 
Cleveland Clinic Lerner School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University and Geisinger Medical Center
Danville, Pennsylvania, USA

Joel Epstein, DMD, MSD, FRCD(C), FRCSEd
Chicago Cancer Center, College of Dentistry
Chicago, Illinois, USA

Jørn Herrstedt, MD, DMSc 
Department of Clinical Oncology and Palliative Care Units
Zealand University Hospital
Roskilde, Denmark

Mario Lacouture, MD 
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY, USA

Charles Loprinzi, MD 
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN, USA

Carla Ripamonti, MD
Fondazione IRCCS, Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori
Milano, Italy

Florian Scotté, MD, PhD
Foch Hospital
Suresnes, France

Kazuo Tamura, MD
Fukuoka University Hospital
Fukuoka, Japan

Declan Walsh, MD, MSc, FACP, FRCP(Ed) 
Atrium Health, Levine Cancer Institute
Charlotte, North Carolina, USA

Annie Young, BSc, SRN, PhD
Warwick Medical School and University Hospitals
Coventry and Warwickshire, UK


ISOO Representative

Allan Hovan, DMD, MSD, (FRCD)
BC Cancer Agency
Vancouver, Canada



Editor-in-Chief, Supportive Care in Cancer: Fredrick Ashbury, PhD
President, PICEPS Consultants, Inc
Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Executive Director: Melissa Chin, H.BSc, MBA, CHE
Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Study Group Coordinator and Manager of Sponsor Relationships: Leslie Johnson
Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Director Emeritus: Jean Klastersky, MD
Professor, University of Brussels, Chief of Medicine Service, 
Institut Jules Bordet, Department of Internal Medicine
Brussels, Belgium