Cancer society elects surgeon as new president
NEWS IN BRIEF — Posted Dec. 6, 2004
Chicago surgeon Stephen F. Sener, MD, is the new national president of the American Cancer Society, which announced new officers to its all-volunteer national board of directors on Nov. 13.
Dr. Sener is vice chair of the department of surgery at Evanston Northwestern Healthcare in Illinois and professor of surgery at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine. He is a graduate of Northwestern University Medical School.
Since 1984, Dr. Sener has been an active volunteer for the society, starting as a member of the Illinois Division's Cancer Incidence and End Results Committee. He was president of the Illinois Division from 1993 to 1994 and has served as the society's representative to the American Joint Committee on Cancer and the Commission on Cancer.
Note: This item originally appeared at http://www.ama-assn.org/amednews/2004/12/06/prbf1206.htm.