On 13 May 2016 the European Commission released a press statement on Commission proposals to better protect workers against cancer-causing chemicals. Cancer is one of the main causes of work-related deaths in the EU, accounting for 53% of the total and therefore the single biggest health risk to… more
Published: 11 July 2016
Published: 04 July 2016
An online skin cancer prevention campaign has been launched by the CANCON Joint Action. CANCON, Cancer Control Joint Action is co-funded by the EU in the framework of the 2008-2013 Health Programme. The main goal of CANCON is to provide guidance for Member States and policy makers in various… more
Published: 01 July 2016
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of IARC a conference "Global Cancer: Occurrence, Causes and Avenues to Prevention" took place in Lyon, France from 7-10 June 2016. The major themes were structured around the core activities of IARC and covered global cancer occurrence, aetiology, prevention as… more
Published: 29 April 2016
14 April 2016 The European Parliament adopted the Data Protection Reform Package including the General Data Protection Regulation. The Regulation updates and modernises the principles enshrined in the 1995 Data Protection Directive to guarantee privacy rights. It focuses on: reinforcing… more
Published: 21 April 2016
ECIBC is pleased to announce a call for expression of interest for external experts for more information to support the development of the European Breast Guidelines and the future Quality Assurance Scheme for breast cancer services. For more information on the project please visit the webpage… more
Published: 12 January 2016
13-15 April 2016, Reggio-Emilia, Italy Deadline for abstract submission for the annual meeting of the Italian Association of Cancer Registries (AIRTUM) is 20 February 2016.More information is available here.
Published: 12 January 2016
12-14 May 2016, Brussels, Belgium The Breast International Group (BIG) and the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO), in collaboration with a multidisciplinary alliance of European breast cancer organisations, conference will be held in Brussels, Belgium, 12-14 May 2016. Abstract submission… more
Published: 04 December 2015
9 - 11 March 2016, Amsterdam (the Netherlands) The European Breast Cancer Conference in 2016 (EBCC-10) is based on an holistic vision of breast cancer and brings together scientists, clinicians, patient representatives and health professionals of diverse profiles to tackle key issues facing… more
Published: 03 December 2015
11-17 June 2016, St. Louis-Missouri (USA) The North American Association of Central Cancer Registries. Annual conference "Gateway to Cancer Discoveries". St Louis Missouri, USA. Abstract submission is now closed. More information is available HERE.
Published: 20 November 2015
The 58th ENCR Steering Committee Meeting was held on 29 September 2015 in Ispra, Italy.The summary of the meeting minutes is available here.