Documentation of the 2014 ECPC Annual General Meeting

Annual General Meeting documents

Agenda of the AGM

Speakers biographies

List of participants

Letter to the Romanian Prime Minister

Annual General Meeting 2014 Report


Speakers Presentations

Opening session

Ms Lynn Faulds-Woods
The principles on which ECPC was established

Prof Francesco De Lorenzo
Building on our 10-year legacy

Session 1: Patients ask policy makers:can all Europeans access cancer care?

Prof Mark Lawler, Project Lead, European Cancer Concord (ECC)
A catalyst for change: The European Cancer Patient’s Bill of Rights The European Cancer Patient’s Bill of Rights

Mr Antoni Montserrat
The Commissions’ perspective on tackling inequalities in cancer care in Europe in cancer care in Europe (presentation not available)

Session 2: Patient empowerment starts with knowledge

Ms Nathalie Bere, Stakeholder & Communication Division, European Medicines Agency (EMA)
Patient involvement in medicines evaluation within the European Medicines Agency European Medicines Agency

Prof Peter Riegman – Leader of WP10 ‘Biobanking’ of Eurocanplatform
The importance of Biobanking in Cancer- patient’s perspective

Ms Maggie Wilcox – Independent Cancer Patients’ Voice
The importance of Biobanking in Cancer- patient’s perspective

Session 3: Access to cancer care

Prof. Dr. Ion-Christian Chiricuta, Amethyst Radiotherapy Clinic (Romania)
The importance of access to radiotherapy

Ana-Maria Forsea, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Dermatology, Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest
The importance of evidence: Cancer registration

Session 4: Cancer patient rights: tools for advocacy

Ms Kathi Apostolidis
The Cross-border Healthcare Directive – A myth or a fallacy ?

ECPC Members take the floor

Elisabetta Ianelli – FAVO (Italy)

Olympia Bitrou – AgaliaZO (Greece)

Hein Jambroers (The Netherlands)

Marie-Marthe Bruck-Clees – A Heart for Cancer Sick Children (Luxembourg)

Andreja C. Škufca Smrdel, Marija Vegelj Pirc, Blaž Bajec – Cancer Patients’ Association Of Slovenia (Slovenia) Cancer Patients’ Association Of Slovenia (Slovenia)

P.A.V.E.L. (Romania)

ECPC General Assembly documents

Minutes of the 2013 Annual General Meeting

ECPC Audit Committee Report 2013

ECPC Budget 2013 (approved by ECPC General Assembly)

ECPC Annual Report 2013