Cancon WP 6, Integrated cancer control, had two day meetings last week in Florence, Italy. The meetings included discussion with the stakeholders and review of WP 6 chapter of the Guide.
In addition the participants were presented with the various experiences on the cancer control networks. Among the partcipants were Stefania Saccardi, the regional Minister of Health of the Tuscany area, and Gianni Amunni, the director of the Tumour Institute of Tuscany (ITT).
More information on WP 6, Intergrated cancer control, contact Fotios Loupakis at firstname.lastname@example.org
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