Building capacity and collaboration for cancer prevention

Nov 26, 2015

3rd Steering group meeting

A small group of members met in London to review ongoing projects, consider EU funding opportunities and brainstorm areas where the collaboration would make biggest potential impact. There is much we will achieve as a group which wouldn’t otherwise be possible. Analyses of exposures within rare cancers (and subgroups of common common cancers) will be one of these…

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Feb 4, 2015

2nd Steering group meeting

The second face-to-face meeting of the group was held in London on the 13th January 2015.  Updates were given on the two initial projects  pursued by the group and some preliminary results presented. The main focus of the meeting was on the future of the group and potential funding opportunities and new projects. The next meeting…

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Sep 24, 2013

1st Steering group meeting

The inaugural steering group of the collaboration was held in Dublin on the 24th September 2013.  Participants attended from: Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Netherlands, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Sweden. The group strategy was defined and common funding opportunities identified. Initials projects for potential collaboration are: Breast cancer and propranolol; Male breast cancer and 5α-reductase inhibitors.

Sep 23, 2013

Cancer Pharmacoepidemiology Symposium

The first Irish Cancer Pharmacoepidemiology Symposium was held in Dublin on the 23rd September 2013. International and Irish speakers were invited to present their research and discuss current trends in Pharmacoepidemiology.  Slides from all presentations have been made available. .