Second Meeting of the DCP3 Advisory Committee to the Editors


The DCP3 Advisory Committee to the Editors (ACE) convened its second meeting on May 7 and 8, 2014 at the Congress Centre in London.  The main objectives of this meeting were to: 

  • Receive DCP3 Secretariat report back on initial ACE recommendations
  • Review Chapter 1 main messages of the cancer and essential surgery volumes 
  • Hear and discuss DCPN mid-term review results
  • Provide advice on dissemination channels for completed volumes and interim products


The meeting was attended by ACE members, DCP3 editors, and other colleagues who are contributing to the development and production of the nine DCP3 volumes.  






Sir Richard Peto, Professor at University of Oxford, delivers the keynote address at the DCP3 Advisory Committee welcome reception on May 6, 2014 in London.

  DCP3 series editor Rachel Nugent provides an update on DCP3 volume progress on the first day of the ACE meeting.

DCP3 editor Charlie Mock presents the key messages from the Essential Surgery volume.




DCP3 Advisory Committee members Lai Meng Looi, Sevket Ruacan, Stephen Tollman, and Zulfiqar Bhutta participate in the discussion on the cancer volume overview chapter.



Wednesday, May 7, 2014 to Thursday, May 8, 2014