AORTIC Education & Training Committee 2016 & 2017


To make AORTIC the premier (or model) cancer organization for cancer education and training innovation and distinction for Africans globally.


Folake Odedina (Florida, USA)

Mission Statement

Provide and facilitate high quality cancer education and training for African cancer clinicians, researchers, advocates, survivors, policy makers and students.


Nicholas Anthony Othieno-Abinya (Nairobi, Kenya)

Core Values

  1. Afrocentric
  2. Local context relevance
  3. Innovation
  4. Excellence
  5. Culturally appropriate
  6. Inclusiveness


Ex Officio (AORTIC Past, Current, and President Elects, Secretary-Treasurer, E&T Committee Chair):

Workgroup Members

Multidisciplinary Capacity Building

Infrastructure and Resources

Intersectorial Relations

Online Education Platform

An educational platform available for members only:   

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