The ECL Annual Conference and General Assembly took place in Belfast, Northern Ireland, from November 10 to 13, hosted by Cancer Focus Northern Ireland.
It was ECL 35th Anniversary!
Presentations of the sessions will be available soon.
Conference "Bringing new hope to the fight against cancer"
Session 1: Top 5 treatments for cancer – Prof. Joe O'Sullivan, Professor of Radiation Oncology Belfast
Session 2: Bringing New Hopes for Breast and Ovarian cancer – Dr. Kienan Savage, Researcher at Centre for Cancer Research and Cell Biology, Queen's University Belfast.
Session 3: Reducing Cervical Cancer Risk and HPV research – Prof. Rui Medeiros, Director of the Research Department- Portuguese League Against Cancer
Special Sessions: Introduction to German Cancer Society (Deutsche Krebsgesellschaft) – Dr. Johannes Bruns, Secretary General, German Cancer Society
Session 4: International trends and inequalities in cancer survival: the CONCORD-2 study - Prof. Michel Coleman, Professor of Epidemiology and Vital Statistics, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Session 5: Reaching isolated communities:
1) "We Can Quit" – Ms Joanne Vance, Community Programmes Manager, Irish Cancer Society
2) "Service Delivery: an Example from Wales" – Mr. Richard Pugh, Head of Innovation and Service Development, Tenovus
Session 1: Using websites to communicate – S Lipponen, Cancer Society of Finland
Session 2: Experience from Cancer Focus NI – G McElwee, Cancer Focus Northern Ireland
Session 3: The Three Pillars of SEO – Barry Adams, SEO Expert, PolemicDigital.com
These activities have received funding under an operating grant from the European Union's Health Programme (2014-2020).