New President for La Ligue contre le cancer
At the 2019 Assemblée générale of La Ligue contre le cancer in Toulouse, Professor Axel Kahn was elected President. He succeeds Professor Jacqueline Godet – President since 2012 who had chosen not to be reelected.
Professor Axel Kahn has been involved with la Ligue since 1990, firstly as Vice-President of the Scientific Council. He then created, and presided over from 2004 to date, la Ligue's Ethics Group.
Cancer Support France works closely with La Ligue at both national and local levels.