Directors strive to save French cancer charityBMJ 1996; 312 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.312.7026.272 (Published 03 February 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;312:272
- Alexander Dorozynski
The directors of the largest French cancer charity, Association pour la Recherche sur le Cancer (ARC), last week appointed a new president, Michel Lucas, in an attempt to prevent the collapse of a major source of funds for cancer research. Lucas, the former inspector general of health, is the man who first drew attention to possible mismanagement of the ARC's funds in 1991.
The board hopes that the appointment will restore the confidence of some 3.5 …