Princess of Jordan to honour Ian Frazer

18 Sep 2019

Cervical cancer vaccine co-inventor Professor Ian Frazer AC will stand beside Presidents and Princesses at the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) awards in Kazakhstan later this month.

The University of Queensland researcher has been nominated for the prestigious Outstanding Contribution to Cancer Control Award, alongside the Presidents of Zambia and Uruguay.

HRH Princess of Jordan and UICC president Dina Mired said each of the three finalists took a unique stand in the fight against cancer.

The winner will be announced at a special ceremony on 15 October at the World Cancer Leaders’ Summit in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan.

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