Cancer Prevention Europe 2021 Symposium

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Recordings of the presentations are now available !

On the 16th of April 2021 at 10 AM (CET), high-level speakers and experts from Europe gave a series of presentations during the Cancer Prevention Europe virtual Symposium on “Novel research findings and perspectives in cancer prevention”.
The virtual conference program covering the biggest topics of cancer prevention is available here: Programme_2021 CPE Symposium

The recordings of the different sessions can be found here:

Session #1: New insights into causes of cancer and cancer prevention

Session #2: Cancer prevention in the light of global challenges & launch of the Cancer Prevention Europe Learning Centre

Session #3: Cancer prevention and the European Code against Cancer

Session #4: Medical cancer prevention: new evidence

Session #5: New developments in tertiary prevention

Cancer Prevention Europe launches Learning Centre

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​Launch of the Cancer Prevention Europe (CPE) Learning Centre at the Cancer Prevention Europe 2021 Symposium.
Elements of the CPE Learning Centre, such as the first multilingual online learning programme on primary and secondary prevention of cancer, are hosted on the IARC Learning portal.

Visit the Cancer Prevention Europe Learning Centre page here. Watch the video here

Call for Young Investigator Groups at DKFZ in the field of Cancer Prevention

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The 18th call for Helmholtz Young Investigator Groups has been published and applications are possible at DKFZ via the online job portal. In the context of the development of the National Cancer Prevention Center, DKFZ invites external candidates to apply in the field of cancer prevention research, public health, risk and evidence communication.

Application is possible via this link: Applications for Helmholtz Young Investigator Groups (dkfz.de).

CPE at the 8th European Conference on Tobacco or Health (ECToH)/34th German Cancer Congress

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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)

CPE at the European Parliament – Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety

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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