Gender Equity and Beyond, a Discussion with HRH Princess Dina Mired of Jordan


From lung cancer in women to gender equity in the healthcare workforce, IASLC is privileged to host HRH Princess Dina Mired of Jordan at the 2023 World Conference on Lung Cancer. In this special episode of Lung Cancer Considered, host Dr. Narjust Florez, IASLC President Dr. Heather Wakelee, and WCLC 2023 co-chair Dr. Fiona Hegi-Johnson discuss global advocacy through a gender equity lens, lessons learned from the field, and how HRH Dina Mired’s experience as the mother of a cancer survivor has impacted her work and initiatives globally.

Narjust Florez
Narjust Florez


Associate Director of the Cancer Care Equity Program and Assistant Professor of Medicine
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Harvard Medical School
HRH Princess Dina Mired
Her Royal Highness Princess Dina Mired
Global Advocate for Cancer Control and Non-Communicable Diseases
Former President of the Union for International Cancer Control
Heather Wakelee
Heather Wakelee


IASLC Board Past-President
International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer
Stanford Cancer Clinical Trials Office
Fiona Hegi Johnson
Fiona Hegi-Johnson


Senior Research Fellow
University of Melbourne

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