ESSO Honorary members
Outstanding figures within the oncology world are awarded the prestigious position of ESSO Honorary members on the occasion of the ESSO congresses.
In 2016 during the ESSO 36 Congress the following renowned people received their honorary membership of ESSO:
- Professor Armando Giuliano (USA) in appreciation of his dedication to the advancement of the science and practice of surgical oncology for the benefit of cancer patients
- Professor Luigi Cataliotti (IT) in recognition of his continuous support and dedication to ESSO
In previous years honorary membership has been granted to Professor Charles Balch (USA), Professor Philip Poortmans (BE), Professor Theo Wiggers (NL), Professor Niall O'Higgins (IRL), Professor Lars Pahlman (SE), Professor Vincenzo Valentini (IT), Professor Irving Taylor (UK).