Vision

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

Mission Statement

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

Core Values

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

AORTIC Education & Training Committee

2020 & 2021

Chairs:

Nazik Hammad

Nazik Hammad
Canada

Susan Citonje Msadabwe-Chikuni
Zambia

Steering Committee members:

Hirondina Vaz Borges Spencer

Hirondina Vaz Borges Spencer
Cape Verde

Miriam Mutebi
Kenya

Christine Wekese

Christine Wekesa
Kenya

Celestina Lorenzoni

Cesaltina Lorenzoni
Mozambique

Usman Aliyu

Usman Aliyu
Nigeria

Fidel Rubagumya

Fidel Rubagumya
Rwanda

Christine Mwakio

Christine Mwakio
Tanzania

Anuja Jhingran

Anuja Jhingran
United States

Stephen Avery

Stephen Avery
USA

Ntokozo Ndlovu

Ntokozo Ndlovu
Zimbabwe

Onyinye Balogun

Onyinye Balogun
United States

Chioma Asuzu
Nigeria

Naomi Ohene Oti

Naomi Ohene Oti
Ghana

Adedayo Joseph

Dr Adedayo Joseph
Nigeria

RESEARCH COMMITTEE REPRESENTATIVES:

Folakemi Odedina

Folakemi Odedina
United States

Solomon Rotimi

Solomon Rotimi
Nigeria