Jeff Dunn, President-elect

Jeff Dunn AO

Professor Jeff Dunn AO is the CEO of Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia and President-elect of the Union for International Cancer Control.

His work in cancer control spans 30 years, in which time he has dedicated his career to the development of strategies that underpin cancer survival and improve awareness of the disease. He is a recognised world cancer leader and prior to his appointment as UICC President-elect served as treasurer of UICC for four years and as an elected board member for six.

Professor Dunn also serves as the Professor and Chair of Social and Behavioural Science at the University of Southern Queensland, where his work has a central focus on the social and behavioural aspects of cancer, covering the continuum of research, prevention, early detection, supportive care, and quality of life.

He is actively involved in research in this field and is also a Director of the West Moreton Hospital and Health Service Board and Chair of the Risk and Audit Committee.

He holds appointment as an Officer in the Order of Australia for distinguished service to medical administration through leadership of cancer control organisations and promotion of innovative and integrated cancer care programmes.

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Last update: 
Wednesday 14 October 2020