iPAAC’s WP5 Cancer prevention webinar –– Building capacity for cancer prevention

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The Innovative Partnership for Action Against Cancer (iPAAC)’s WP5 webinar will take place on 30 November 2021 at 4 PM (CET).

Scope of the webinar: It is the occasion to take a look at opportunities and challenges of cancer prevention, based on the findings of the iPAAC Joint Action report and meetings.

Aims of the webinar:
  • Promote the iPAAC WP5 results and conclusions for building capacity for prevention
  • Promote the IARC and ECAC e-learning modules
  • Please click on this link to register. The webinar programme is available here.

    Launch of the 2nd part of the CPE multilingual on-line learning programme on cancer prevention at the 14th European Public Health conference

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    On the 11th November 2021, CPE launches at the 14th European Public Health conference the second set of modules of the multilingual online learning programme on cancer prevention.

    These 2-hours course consists on 12 self-paced modules on the “Latest evidence, myths and controversies” on primary and secondary prevention of cancer, and complements the first set of 13 modules on the European Code against Cancer (3-hours course) launched in April 2021.

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

    14th EPH Conference – Workshop “Toward Europe Beating Cancer Plan goal of 80% awareness of the European Code Against Cancer in 2025”

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    Next Thursday 11 November 2021, CPE representatives will be present at the next 14th European Public Health Conference (Virtual Edition).

    Dr Carolina Espina from the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) will be chairing the dedicated workshop “Toward Europe Beating Cancer Plan goal of 80% awareness of the European Code Against Cancer in 2025”.

    Dr Joachim Schüz from IARC, Dr Jérôme Foucaud from the Institut National du Cancer (INCa), and Mr David Ritchie from the Association of European Cancer Leagues (ECL) are invited as speakers to discuss how to achieve the 80% awareness goal and to improve cancer prevention literacy in general.

    More information can be found here

    ESMO Congress September 16-21, 2021

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    The ESMO Congress 2021 is having an educational session on “Prevention strategies”.
    Dr Carolina Espina will be presenting “Effect of primary prevention for the general population”.

    More information available here

    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