AORTIC Education & Training Committee 2016 & 2017


Vision

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

Chair:

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.

Co-Chair:

Nicholas Anthony Othieno-Abinya (Nairobi, Kenya)

Core Values

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

Membership:


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

  • Jean-Marie Kabongo Mpolesha (Kinshasa, DRC)
  • Funmi Olopade (Chicago, USA)
  • Timothy Rebbeck (Boston, USA)
  • Adenike Onibokun (Ibadan, Nigeria)
  • Kwanele Asante-Shongwe (Johannesburg, South Africa)
  • Karima Elshamy (Mansoura Univ, Egypt)
  • Jennifer Moodley (Cape Town, South Africa)
  • Clement Gwede (Tampa, Fl, USA)
  • Chibuike Chigbu (Nigeria)
  • Christian Ntizimara (Kigali, Rwanda)
  • Will Ngwa (Boston, USA)
  • Olusegun Alatise (Nigeria)
  • Anouk Berger (France)
  • Nagwa Elkateb (Cairo, Egypt)
  • Nazik Hammad (Kingston, Canada)
  • Obiageli Nnodu (Abuja, Nigeria)
  • Miriam Mutebi (Cape Town, South Africa)
  • Abimbola Oluwatosin (Ibadan, Nigeria)
  • Jimmie Holland (New York, USA)
  • David Makumi (Kenya)
  • Onyinye Balogun (New York, USA)


Workgroup Members


Multidisciplinary Capacity Building

  • Obiageli Nnodu (Abuja, Nigeria)
  • Miriam Mutebi (Cape Town, South Africa)
  • Abimbola Oluwatosin (Ibadan, Nigeria)
  • Jimmie Holland (New York, USA)
  • David Makumi (Kenya)

Infrastructure and Resources

  • Will Ngwa (USA)
  • Olusegun Alatise (Nigeria)
  • Anouk Berger (France)
  • Nagwa Elkateb (Egypt)
  • Nazik Hammad (Canada)
  • Oyinye Balogun (USA)

Intersectorial Relations

  • Adenike Onibokun (Nigeria)
  • Kwanele Asante-Shongwe (South Africa)
  • Karima Elshamy (Egypt)
  • Jennifer Moodley (South Africa)
  • Clement Gwede (USA)
  • Chibuike Chigbu (Nigeria)
  • Christian Ntizimara (Rwanda)

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