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 349 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

  • Second Melanoma MIB Conference On the 27th and 28th October, in Rome, the Melanoma International Board organised the Second MIB Conference. ECPC President Prof Francesco De Lorenzo, as one of the three Meeting Board members, provided its contribution throughout the event (click here to download the meeting programme), in particular delivering a presentation on the role of cancer patients as ...
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  • EurocanPlatform Translational Cancer Research Summer Course ECPC President Prof Francesco De Lorenzo was invited as a speaker to the EurocanPlatform Translational Cancer Research Summer Course, a5-dayprogramme of lectures and group discussions which covered all aspects of the translationalresearch continuum, from early detection through treatment to survivorship. EurocanPlatform is an EC funded project bringing together 28 European cancer Institutions and organisations to work together ...
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  • ECPC President invited to the IPOS Psycho-Oncology Congress, Lisbon From the 20th to the 24th October 2014, the International Psycho-Oncology Society – IPOS organised its annual meeting in Lisbon, Portugal. The congress reunited the most important experts in psychological support to cancer patients in a 4 day congress, focused on the general theme of integrating psycho-oncology into mainstream cacner care, from research to action. Within this framework, ECPC ...
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