Prof Sanchia Aranda AM
Professor Sanchia Aranda AM is CEO of Cancer Council Australia, the immediate Past President for Union for International Cancer Control. Sanchia is inaugural Board Chair, of the Cancer City Challenge Foundation.
With 40 years’ experience in cancer control as a clinician, researcher, educator and health-system administrator, Professor Aranda is a former Deputy CEO at the Cancer Institute NSW and a past-President of the International Society of Nurses in Cancer Care.
As CEO of Australia's peak non-government cancer control organisation, Professor Aranda is a strong independent voice on evidence-based cancer control. She is engaged in all fields of cancer from prevention through to survivorship and has a particular professional interest in improved ways to care for and support people with cancer. Her passion is to ensure that all Australian’s achieve best possible outcomes from cancer.