Dr. Christine Friedenreich was elected as the incoming chairperson of the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) Scientific Council. “The chairperson of the IARC Scientific Council plays a key role in guiding the scientific governance of the Agency,” says IARC Director Dr Elisabete Weiderpass.
- Dr. Friedenreich was the Chair of the Review Panel for the Evidence Synthesis and Classification Section of the IARC. This section produces the IARC Monographs, Handbooks and WHO Classification of Tumours Books.
- Dr. Friedenreich was on the Advisory Working Group for the Preamble of the IARC Handbooks.