Results of the Contest of Best Practices tackling social inequalities in cancer prevention

07. 02. 2020

iPAAC partner FISABIO (Fundació per al Foment de la Investigació Sanitaria I Biomèdica de la Comunitat Valenciana) launched in 2019 a Contest of Best Practices tackling social inequalities in cancer prevention, including both health promotion and cancer screening programmes.

Future Europe's Beating Cancer Plan supported by the activities of Joint Actions Against Cancer (EPAAC, CANCON, iPAAC)

04. 02. 2020

Tackling cancer is one of the von der Leyen Commission’s main priorities in the area of health, since data shows that the number of cancer cases in the EU will double by 2035.

New openings of cancer screening in Europe

05. 12. 2019 – 05. 12. 2019

The iPAAC WP5 conference, side event of Finland’s Presidency of the Council of the European Union, was held on 5 December 2019 in Helsinki.

Local Stakeholder Forum in Hungary

11. 12. 2019 – 11. 12. 2019

The Hungarian Stakeholder Forum will be held at the National Institute of Oncology in Budapest on 11 December 2019.

3rd Governmental Board meeting

11. 11. 2019

The 3rd iPAAC Governmental Board meeting took place on 9 and 10 October 2019 in Barcelona.

Second iPAAC Stakeholder Forum: iPAAC at mid-term – challenges and opportunities

10. 12. 2019 – 10. 12. 2019

The second iPAAC Stakeholder Forum was held on Tuesday, 10 December 2019 in Brussels, a conference room of the FPS Employment, Labour and Social Dialogue.

Local Stakeholder Forum in Lithuania

02. 10. 2019 – 02. 10. 2019

The Lithuanian iPAAC dissemination meeting was held on 2 October 2019 at the Vilnius University Hospital Santaros Clinic.

Trainee position in cancer epidemiology and cancer registration at the Joint Research Centre, Ispra (Italy)

01. 10. 2019

The Cancer Information group at the European Commission's Joint Research Centre in Ispra (Italy) is offering a trainee work experience for an activity in cancer epidemiology and registration.

Save the date! for the third WP5 conference on cancer prevention and health promotion

29. 04. 2020 – 29. 04. 2020

The third WP5 conference on cancer prevention and health promotion will be held in Lyon, France, on 29 April 2020 and organized by IARC and ECL.

2nd iPAAC Local Stakeholder Forum in Germany

20. 02. 2020 – 20. 02. 2020

The second German Local Stakeholder Forum (LSF) of the Joint Action “Innovative Partnership for Action Against Cancer” (iPAAC) was held in Berlin on 20 February 2019, within the framework of the 34th German Cancer Congress.