Dr Carolina Espina, from the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC/WHO) and scientific secretariat of Cancer Prevention Europe, presented “European code against cancer regarding tobacco and secondhand smoke” and “European code against cancer” at the 8th European Conference on Tobacco or Health (ECToH) jointly organized with the 34th German Cancer Congress, on the 19-22 February 2020 in Berlin (Germany).8th European Conference on Tobacco or Health (ECToH)
On February 18, 2020 Dr Joachim Schüz, from the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC/WHO) and chair of Cancer Prevention Europe, presented “Modifiable risk factors and prevention: overview of current knowledge and main challenges” to the Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety at the European Parliament.Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety/European Parliament
The German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) is organizing the 2nd International DKFZ Conference on Cancer Prevention “Facing the Challenges of Cancer Prevention and Early Detection” on 17-18 September 2020 in Heidelberg, Germany.2nd International DKFZ Conference on Cancer Prevention 2020
The 5th International UV and Skin Cancer Prevention Conference will bring together the international UV and skin cancer prevention communities in Mechelen, Belgium, on the 5th-8th May 2020. Be part of the community of professionals working with UV and skin cancer prevention.UV_and_SKin_Cancer_prevention_2020_Announcement_
Cancer Core Europe, Cancer Prevention Europe, the Organisation of European Cancer Institutes (OECI), the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC), the European Association for Cancer Research (EACR), the EuroTech Universities Alliance, the European Cancer Patient Coalition (ECPC), the European Academy of Cancer Sciences (EACS), and the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) are collaborating to develop a unified insight towards a mission-oriented approach to cancer.Horizon Europe – Cancer Mission
The 7th edition of the Summer School in Translational Cancer Research, an initiative of Cancer Core Europe (CCE), took place the week of 7th to 11th of October 2019 in Albufeira, Portugal. Cancer Prevention Europe (CPE) experts were invited to give lectures on “Targeting the Increasing European Cancer Burden by Strengthening Primary Prevention”, “Cancer Prevention Policies” and “Novel Endpoints in Clinical Trials”. CCE and CPE agreed to continue their collaboration for future Summer Schools.CCE Summer School Programme
The International Cancer Prevention Society (ICAPS) and the UK Therapeutic Cancer Prevention Network (UKTCPN) invite you to attend the 11th ICAPS Conference “Cancer Prevention: Targeting Infection, Inflammation and the Immune System”, in London UK, on September 9th – 10th, 2019.
11th ICAPS Conference
Cancer Prevention Europe publishes a statement on cancer prevention for the next EU Cancer MissionCancer Mission Statement from CPE
The EU’s research commissioner, Carlos Moedas, wants to make a moonshot-style mission on cancer a centrepiece of the EU’s 2021-2027 research programme.
Experts debate the merits of €1B EU cancer moonshot, and how it could work