I'm pleased to confirm that I have been re-elected Chair of the APPG on Cancer. The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Cancer (APPGC) aims to be the voice in Parliament of cancer patients and their families, and campaigns on multiple issues, including early diagnosis, workforce, rarer cancers and patient experience.
I am delighted to be continuing my role as Chair of the APPG on Cancer. I was first elected into this position at the beginning of last year. The past 12 months have been incredibly busy for the APPG - here is just some of what we did:
I'm looking forward to continuing to build on the work the APPGC has already done.
Going forward, the APPGC will be focussing on the following areas:
As Chair of the APPGC I will do everything I can to be a powerful voice in Parliament for the cancer community and the organisations that support them. We will not let cancer be forgotten during the pandemic and beyond.
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