Proceedings of the Workshop on "Towards a European Cancer Information System"

15-04-2014

This document summarises the presentations and discussions at the Workshop on “Towards a European Cancer Information System”, held at the European Parliament on 12 February 2014 for the Committee on Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (ENVI). The aim of the workshop was to exchange views on the progress made so far in the area of cancer registries in Europe and the future challenges for the development of a European Cancer Information System, including issues related to the harmonisation and centralisation of cancer data, and data protection.

This document summarises the presentations and discussions at the Workshop on “Towards a European Cancer Information System”, held at the European Parliament on 12 February 2014 for the Committee on Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (ENVI). The aim of the workshop was to exchange views on the progress made so far in the area of cancer registries in Europe and the future challenges for the development of a European Cancer Information System, including issues related to the harmonisation and centralisation of cancer data, and data protection.

Autorzy zewnętrzni

Stefano ROSSO (European Network of Cancer Registries (ENCR), Piedmont Cancer Registry, ‘Centro di Prevenzione Oncologica - CPO’, Torino, Italy) , Manola BETTIO (Institute for Health and Consumer Protection - IHCP, JRC-EC) , Hans STORM (Association of Nordic Cancer Registries - ANCR, Danish Cancer Society, Denmark) , Milena SANT (Data and Information WP in European Partnership for Action Against Cancer - EPAAC, Fondazione IRCCS ‘Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori - INT’, Milan, Italy) , David FORMAN (International Association of Cancer Registries - IACR, Cancer Information Section, International Agency for Research on Cancer - IARC, France) , Jana PELOUCHOVA (European Cancer Patient Coalition - ECPC, Diagnoza CML (chronic myeloid leukemia) Patient Society, Czech Republic)