Cancer Control Policy Interview Survey (CCPIS) Report endorsed and finalised

04. 12. 2020

Work Package 4 team conducted a detailed cancer control policy interview survey by visiting 28 European countries in order to collect information on current initiatives and experience in implementing cancer control policies in EU Member States. The outcomes of this exercise are summarized in the Cancer Control Policy Interview Survey (CCPIS) Report.

Local Stakeholder Forum in Portugal

21. 11. 2020 – 21. 11. 2020

Portuguese Local SF was held as part of the National Oncology Congress.

Local Stakeholder Forum in Belgium

19. 11. 2020 – 19. 11. 2020

On 19 November 2020, Sciensano organized a local stakeholder meeting on the ethical, legal and societal implications of the use of genomic information.

Basket of good news at the 5th Governmental Board meeting

09. 11. 2020

The 5th iPAAC Governmental Board meeting was held online on 1st of October 2020. The meeting brought together Member State Representatives, iPAAC Work Package Leaders and European Commission Representatives.

Reimbursement models for cancer surgery and radiation oncology

04. 11. 2020

The evolving field of cancer therapy poses a real challenge for designing a reimbursement policy that can cope with providing a fair payment of the evidence-based standard of care and with the rapid pace of innovation.  

Online webinar Facing the harsh reality of pancreatic cancer: policy measures and health system strategies

14. 09. 2020

An online webinar that continued in activities related to the improvement of pancreatic cancer care and the “Bratislava Statement” was held on 9 September 2020 under the umbrella of the iPAAC JA.

The 2nd Czech Local Stakeholder Forum – top-level support of cancer control in the near future

05. 06. 2020 – 05. 06. 2020

The second Czech Local Stakeholder Forum took place on 5 June 2020 in Prague, with attendance of all cancer control stakeholders and policy makers – Czech Society for Oncology, health insurance companies, managers of healthcare facilities, and the Czech government.