After the Dedication, May 10th, at the entrance of the School of Dentistry. Professor Sonis and his wife are in the middle surrounded by Prof. G. Vougiouklakis, Dean, Prof. S. Papanicolaou, Head of the Dept. of Oral Medicine & Pathology, asst. Prof. O. Nicolatou-Galitis, and some of the radiation oncologists.
Hellenic Association of Supportive Care of the Oral Cavity in Cancer (HASCOCC) was founded in Greece
Under the leadership of Ourania Nicolatou-Galitis, DDS, MS, Dr Dent, Associate Professor of Oral Pathology & Medicine In charge of the Dental Oncology UnitSchool of Dentistry, University of Athens, the HASCOCC came into existence on 27 September 2005. The young organization includes 72 oncology specialists from various fields and is currently awaiting official recognition from the Greek government.
The establishment of this association follows the opening of the Dental Oncology Unit at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. Dr. Steven Sonis was the invited lecturer for the event which took place on 10 May 2005.