Early Diagnosis unfulfilled – Propelling early Diagnosis into the twenties

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Early Diagnosis unfulfilled – Propelling early Diagnosis into the twenties

At a policy and stakeholder level, the event focus on how the EU can ensure early diagnosis for cancer patients

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European Parliament 60 Rue Wiertz 1047 Bruxelles Belgium

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About this event

  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Mobile eTicket

Speaker include:

Chair. D. Horgan, Executive Director, European Alliance for Personalised Medicine. (Confirmed)

Setting the Scene: Sirpa Pietikainen MEP, European Parliament (Confirmed)

Session 1: Gaps and need for action.

• István UJHELYI MEP (S&D), Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament “ (confirmed)

• Adela Maghear, Senior EU Affairs Manager, European Cancer Patient Coalition (Confirmed)

• Marc Van den Bulcke, Head of Service, Cancer Centre, Epidemiology and public health, Sciensano (Confirmed)

• Ciaran NICHOLL, Head of Unit, Joint Research Centre, European Commission (Confirmed)

• Caroline Berchet, Senior Health Economist / Senior Health Policy Analyst, Health Division, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (Confirmed)

Session 2: Policy Framework

• Loucas Fourlas, EPP, European Parliament

• Paul De Raeve, General Secretary of the European Federation of Nurses Associations (Confirmed)

• MSD Speaker

• Marcus Guardian, Chief Operating Officer - EUnetHTA

Closing: Sirpa Pietikainen MEP, European Parliament