Welcome to ECPC-European Cancer Patient Coalition

Established in 2003, the European Cancer Patient Coalition is the voice of the European cancer patient community, uniquely representing the interests of all cancer patient groups from the most common to the rare forms of cancer. We derive our mandate to speak with “one voice” for all cancer patients from our membership and our democratic structure. With its motto “Nothing about us without us!” ECPC represents 347 Members in 46 countries.

We need your support. Let’s all get involved and join forces for access to better patient experience, better cancer care, better public healthcare systems across Europe!

Latest News

  • Head and Neck week 2014 – European Parliament event report The European Cancer Patient Coalition is glad to present the Report of the joint event organised with the European Head and Neck Society (EHNS) at the European Parliament in occasion of the 2014 Head and Neck week. You can download the document  clicking on the link below. Head and neck cancer event report 22092014 For more information on the ...
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  • ECPC Reply to ESMO – ESMO2014 On the 22nd September ECPC published its letter to ESMO President Prof Rolf Stahel regarding our position on the incapacity of non-prescribers to access the Exhibition Area and Industry Satellite Symposia at ESMO2014 in Madrid. In a second letter to Prof Stahel ECPC reiterated its support to ESMO, fully understanding the reasons behind forced ban of ...
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  • Head and Neck Cancer Groups and Members of the European Parliament Call on the European Commission to Support Early Diagnosis Strategy On the 23 of September 2014, the European Head and Neck Society (EHNS) and the European Cancer Patient Coalition (ECPC) reconvened in the European Parliament to call for the implementation of a Europe-wide head and neck cancer early diagnosis awareness programme. The meeting, hosted by Ciprian Tănăsescu, took place during the second annual Make Sense Campaign ...
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