Appointment for the National Cancer Advisory Board
The President today announced his intention to appoint three new members to the National Cancer Advisory Board (NCAB).
"We welcome the new NCAB members and appreciate their willingness to serve as advisers for the National Cancer Institute and the National Cancer Program," the President said. "I look forward to continuing reports of progress against these diseases, which affect the health of so many people in our country. "
The following new Presidential appointees will serve 6-year terms on the NCAB: J. Michael Bishop, Philip S. Schein, and Vainutis K. Vaitkevicius.
NOTE: Biographies of the appointees were made available by the Office of the Press Secretary.
William J. Clinton, Appointment for the National Cancer Advisory Board Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/218033