The Executive Committee is comprised of 3 Officers; Chairman, Honorary Secretary, Honorary Treasurer and 9 ordinary members. Election to the Executive takes place at the Annual General Business Meeting each year.
The Executive Committee are responsible for ensuring that the aims/objectives of the Association, as set out in the Constitution (please see the link below) are met.
The aims are achieved by the organisation of scientific meetings/conferences and workshops as reflected by the diverse interests of the membership; by the awarding of funds to its members to promote scientific exchange of research between individuals and/or research groups and to support attendance/presentation at other scientific meetings of interest and relevance. These activities comply with the educational remit encompassed in the Constitution.
As Trustees of a registered charity it is also the responsibility of the members of the Executive Committee to ensure the proper financial management of the Association and its accounts.
BACR is a registered charity in England and Wales (289297)
c/o Leeds Institute of Medical Research at St James’s, Cancer Genetics Building,
St James's University Hospital, Beckett Street, Leeds LS9 7TF