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New platform to help patients and their families get to grips with genetic and genomic tests

By Francesco UgoliniCommunications and Partnership OfficerEuropean Cancer Patient Coalition Genetic and genomic tests are ushering a new era in cancer prevention and treatments. While the opportunities are many, for cancer…

Patient perceptions on immunotherapy: A CareAcross study

By Thanos KosmidisCareAcross Over the past few years, immunotherapy has been at the forefront of cancer research as a promising treatment modality. These promises primarily focus on better patient outcomes,…

Improving Diagnosis in Canadian Cancer Care

By Amy RosvoldSave Your Skin Foundation How the research began In November 2019, All.Can Canada hosted an inaugural multi-stakeholder roundtable meeting to share findings on top areas of inefficiency in…

Beating cancer in Europe together: the value of early detection technologies

By Miriam GargesiSenior Director Government Affairs, Illumina We have all lost family and friends to cancer. The statistics are staggering. Every year, cancer kills 10 million people around the world.…

Co-intelligence: Knowledge exchange overtaking competition to drive global cancer care progress

By Prof. Christobel Saunders,  All.Can Australia Steering Committee member, Prof. Surgical Oncology University of Western Australia and in-coming James Stewart Chair of Surgery Royal Melbourne Hospital We have all experienced…

Harnessing health data: An urgent priority for healthcare systems

By Dr Vivek Muthu, Director of Marivek Healthcare Consulting Ltd. In this blog, Dr Muthu makes the case for viewing data as an equally important resource compared to other innovations…

Taking forward recommendations from the All.Can Report, ‘Harnessing data for better cancer care’

By Christobel Saunders, Professor of Surgical Oncology, University of Western Australia Medical School In this blog, Prof Saunders outlines priority areas for action from the All.Can report findings, Harnessing data…

Progress in harnessing data for better cancer care: A European perspective

In this blog, Professor Kalra outlines the importance of using health data to drive better care and outcomes for patients. He provides a high-level overview of where we are to date across Europe in advancing the ‘data’ policy agenda; and what barriers still need to be overcome.

Policy News – 06/2021

Read here the policy news of June 2021:
– All.Can Global Summit
– All.Can publishes landmark data report
– European Parliament publishes briefing on Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan
– ECO launches the TimeToAct campaign