The general objective of the iPAAC Joint Action (JA) is to develop innovative approaches to advances in cancer control. The innovation that will be covered within the JA consists of further development of cancer prevention, comprehensive approaches to the use of genomics in cancer control, cancer information and registries, improvements and challenges in cancer care, mapping of innovative cancer treatments and governance of integrated cancer control, including a new analysis of National Cancer Control Plans. The key focus of the Joint Action will be on implementation, as reflected in the key deliverable, i.e. the Roadmap on Implementation and Sustainability of Cancer Control Actions, which will support member states in the implementation of iPAAC and CANCON recommendations.
million EUR co-funding by EC
44 partners (Competent Authorities and Affiliated Entities)
13 Jun 2019
Local stakeholders focus on cancer care in Ljubljana: future ethical issues in healthcare
On 31 May 2019 the National Institute for Public Health Slovenia (NIJZ) organized a Local Stakeholder Meeting in Ljubljana. The meeting was attended by patient support organisations, Ministry of Health representative and representatives of other Joint Actions in the Third Health Programme.
12 Jun 2019
iPAAC Local Stakeholder Forum in Germany
The first German Local Stakeholder Forum (LSF) of the Joint Action “Innovative Partnership for Action Against Cancer” (iPAAC) was held in Berlin on 16 May 2019, within the framework of the forum “Brennpunkt Onkologie”.
20 May 2019
Lack of awareness is a major barrier to early cancer detection
Cancer experts across Europe declare that there are still significant barriers to detecting cancer early. Over 150 experts from over 30 countries responded to the survey of the EU co-funded Joint Action iPAAC (innovative Partnership for Action Against Cancer). The results were announced in Budapest today.
13 May 2019
Contest of Best Practices tackling social inequalities in cancer prevention
FISABIO launches the Contest of Best Practices tackling social inequalities in cancer prevention.