HRH CROWN PRINCESS KATHERINE AT B92 AND AVON
CAMPAIGN “RAISE AWARENESS”
Belgrade, 26 October 2009 – Her Royal Highness
Crown Princess Katherine together with Professor Hedvig Hricak, Head
of Radiology of the Sloan-Kettering Memorial Cancer Centre and
President of Lifeline Humanitarian Organization in New York, which
is under the patronage of HRH Crown Princess Katherine, participated
today in a special TV show “Raise awareness” at Republic Square in a
joint campaign organized by
Avon, for the fight
against cancer. They ere accompanied by Dr. Dershaw and Dr. Lee from
Sloan-Kettering Memorial Cancer Centre.
Besides Her Royal Highness the campaign was
supported by Mr. Dragan Djilas, Mayor of Belgrade, Doc. Dr. Nevena
Karanovic, State Secretary for Health in the City of Belgrade, Prof.
Dr. Nenad Borojevic, Director of the Institute for Oncology and
Radiology at the Clinical Centre of Serbia, Mrs. Katarina Rebraca,
Mrs. Bojana Ristic, Director of the American Chamber of Commerce,
Dr. Zoran Rakocevic, Director of Radiology at the Institute for
Radiology and Oncology of Serbia, Mrs. Svetlana Vukajlovic, Director
of the Republic Fund for Health Insurance, Mrs. Kristina Kovac,
singer, Snezana Dakic, journalist and many others.
Avon and B92 organized free preventive check-ups
and all interested citizens had the opportunity to get free advice
The Princess Katherine Foundation is initiating
various actions in the field of cancer prevention and cancer
awareness. The Second Breast Cancer Conference is taking place 25-26
September in the presence of cancer experts from Memorial Sloan –
Kettering Cancer Centre in New York that came especially for this
On Sunday 27 September a mobile digital
mammography machine will be delivered to the Clinical Centre in Nis.
On Monday 28 September at the shopping centre
USCE a promotion stand will be opened for the whole of October.
On Tuesday 29 September at the White Palace a
humanitarian auction will be organized in collaboration with Tigar