The recordings of the different sessions can be found here:
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
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
Launch of the Cancer Prevention Europe (CPE) Learning Centre at the Cancer Prevention Europe 2021 Symposium.
Visit the Cancer Prevention Europe Learning Centre page here.
Watch the video here
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.
On the 3rd of February 2021, the European Commission has presented the Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan – a main priority in the area of health of the von der Leyen Commission and a key pillar of a strong European Health Union.
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).
On September 3, the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) hosted the “High Level Conference on improving cancer care in Europe”
Please see the video prepared by DKFZ on the cancer burden in Europe and alliances and networks created to reduce this burden in the future.
The German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) is organizing virtually the 2nd International DKFZ Conference on Cancer Prevention “Facing the Challenges of Cancer Prevention and Early Detection” on 17-18 September 2020 (Europe/Berlin timezone).
2nd International DKFZ Conference on Cancer Prevention 2020
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