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Past Events

Dec 09 2015
Dec 11 2015

The European Commission Initiative on Breast Cancer (ECIBC) is built upon the principles of sustainability, continuity and the transparent inclusion of experts and stakeholders to develop a project that will have an impact on breast cancer care in Europe. The ECIBC is under the coordination of the Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC), based on an agreement with the Commission’s Directorate-General for Health and Food Safety. It aims to ensure and harmonise the quality of breast cancer services across European countries.

Sep 09 2015
Sep 11 2015

The first meeting of the QASDG is dedicated to the introduction to the ECIBC project, to the working modalities and to the scope of the scheme.

Sep 07 2015
Sep 09 2015

The first meeting of the GDG is dedicated to the introduction to the ECIBC project, to the working modalities and to the scope of the guidelines. A short training on methods in guidelines development will also be provided.

Jun 08 2015
Jun 11 2015

The biennial ICRM conference gathers both leading experts and beginners and is providing an opportunity for exchange of information on the development of techniques and new applications of radionuclide metrology, and to encourage international cooperation in this field.

JRC-ITU Symposium on Targeted Alpha Therapy Targeted Alpha Therapy Research at JRC-ITU
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May 19 2015
May 21 2015

The Institute for Transuranium Elements of the European Commission, the Medical University Warsaw and Eckert & Ziegler Eurotope invite you to the 9th Symposium on Targeted Alpha Therapy. The birthplace of Marie Curie will be a great place to exchange the latest developments in radiochemistry and therapy with alpha emitters.

Nov 12 2014
Nov 14 2014
Ispra (Varese)

Towards a harmonised cancer information system in Europe

The European Network of Cancer Registries (ENCR) Scientific Meeting and General Assembly provide the opportunity for all European cancer registries to have a face-to-face meeting. The purpose of the event is for the registries to share research findings, discuss cancer registration issues, exchange ideas and best practices, network, present epidemiological work based on cancer registry data and finally meet their representatives, the ENCR Steering Committee.

Jan 22 2014
Jan 23 2014

Statistical methods for descriptive analysis of population-based cancer data have considerably progressed, also due to the increasing availability of cancer registries data. These methodological advances should be systematically applied, when possible and appropriate, to descriptive epidemiology and current reporting of cancer data.

Objectives of the Meeting

The satellite meeting of WP9 of the European Partnership for Action Against Cancer (EPAAC) reviewed the status of statistical methods for the analysis of population-based data.

Nov 14 2013
Nov 15 2013

The Joint Research Centre (JRC) of the European Commission is launching an initiative on the topic "Scientific support for public health: existing actions, new challenges and European added value" in Brussels on 14 and 15 November 2013.

Health is central to everybody’s life. It is also crucial to society as a whole since only a healthy population stands to maximise its full economic and social potential.