The Belgian Cancer Registry (BCR) collects information regarding new cancer diagnoses in Belgium.
The Belgian Cancer Registry (BCR) collects information regarding new cancer diagnoses in Belgium, relying on notifications from both oncological care programs and laboratories for pathological anatomy. Population-based data cover the Flemish level from 2001 onwards, and the Belgian level from 2004 onwards, both with an estimated >98% completeness. In the context of supporting and evaluating the organized cancer screening programs, BCR also collects anatomopathological test results as part of early cancer detection. Besides the regular reporting of epidemiological parameters such as cancer incidence, prevalence and survival, BCR is actively involved in research projects regarding quality of care and many others.
The Catalan Institute of Oncology (ICO) is a public and monographic center on cancer.
The Catalan Institute of Oncology (ICO) is a public and monographic center on cancer. It deals with the disease in a comprehensive way as it brings together, within the same organization, prevention, care, specialized training and research. The ICO is a public company created in 1995 by the Department of Health of the Generalitat de Catalunya, which covers cancer care for about 60% of the Catalan population through a network of sites. http://ico.gencat.cat/ca/l_institut/Withing ICO, the Oncology Data Analytics Program (ODAP) is a research group working in the area of discovery and validation of molecular biomarkers in cancer, with interest in diagnosis, prognosis and response to treatment.
Datactivist is a cooperative and participatory company whose mission is to open data and make them used and useful.
Datactivist is a cooperative and participatory company whose mission is to open data and make them used and useful. Operating at all steps of data opening and reuse, Datactivist works with both data producers and data re-users. Our mission: to reduce information asymmetries, and allow everyone to seize data, without naivety, but without pessimism.https://datactivist.coop/en/
Digestive Cancers Europe (DiCE) is the representative voice of digestive cancer patients in the WHO Europe Region.
Digestive Cancers Europe (DiCE) is the representative voice of digestive cancer patients in the WHO Europe Region. Our work is to improve the entire patient pathway for all digestive cancers, with a strong emphasis on primary and secondary prevention (screening), the application of best practices in screening and treatment. The organisation has a membership of 30 groups across Europe and is growing. DiCE conducts patient surveys, awareness campaigns, closely works with patients, carers, healthcare professionals, industry, media, health authorities, politicians and other relevant stakeholders to raise the awareness on digestive cancers, early diagnosis and prevention as well as to improve the quality of life of those living with digestive cancers.
Europa Donna, The European Breast Cancer Coalition, is European cancer patients’ association based in Milano.
Europa Donna, The European Breast Cancer Coalition, is European cancer patients’ association based in Milano. Europa Donna Slovenija has been its member since 1997. In Europa Donna Slovenija we follow the 10 goals of the European coalition. We connect the healthy population, breast cancer patients, gynaecological cancers patients, individuals and expert institutions. Our mission is to provide equal opportunities for all patients with breast cancer and gynaecological cancers to get holistic treatment, early disease detection, immediate and effective treatment and holistic rehabilitation.Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women. In Slovenia, more than 1500 women and 10-15 men are newly diagnosed with breast cancer yearly. More than 700 women are diagnosed with gynaecological cancers (ovarian, uterine and cervical …).
Our programmes provide support for patients and their relatives/friends and for children, we raise public awareness about healthy living and prevention, cooperation with decision-makers and health policymakers and experts in the field of breast cancer and gynaecological cancers.
Family Medicine Academy is an academic non-governmental organization and was established in 2003.
Family Medicine Academy is an academic non-governmental organization and was established in 2003. The aim of the Family Medicine Academy is; “The discipline of Family Medicine; is to develop and reach the place it deserves in the field of education, research and service on a scientific basis, with an independent, democratic, transparent and participatory approach.The Academy mainly operates in the fields of education, research and quality in the field of Family Medicine. The members of the academy consist of academicians of family medicine, family medicine specialists, primary care physicians, family medicine specialty students and representatives of other fields that carry out studies related to primary care. Among the members of the academy, there are also representatives from the Family Medicine departments of universities and training and research hospitals in Turkey.
In line with its founding purpose, the Academy organizes workshops, courses, conferences and panels. Family Medicine Research Days, the regular congress of the academy, are held twice a year and have been held regularly since 2011. Although it is being held as a national congress, it has hosted many international speakers. Family Medicine Research Days has become a special brand in the field of Family Medicine with its special format.
The Academy is still involved in national and international projects. Many academic studies are carried out to increase the international recognition of the academy.
Plus Ethics is a private spin-off of the Miguel Hernández University of Elche (Spain) founded in 2018.
Plus Ethics is a private spin-off of the Miguel Hernández University of Elche (Spain) founded in 2018 and focused on providing ethical, privacy and legal support to European R&D and other public and private research and policy initiatives.
As part of the Miguel Hernández University, a modern university specialising in research, which ranks among the top three research-producing universities in Spain, the Plus Ethics team has extensive and recognised research, training and management expertise in ethics, privacy and legal issues.
The main qualities of our expertise are:
- Regulatory compliance of projects
- Oversight of ethical, privacy and legal risks
- Social acceptability and impact assessment
- Implementation of ethics codes of conduct
- Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI)
University of Minho (UMINHO) is a Research University focusing on the regional, national and international socioeconomic environment.
University of Minho (UMINHO) is a Research University focusing on the regional, national and international socioeconomic environment, and invested in growing the Knowledge, RD&I chain, namely through intellectual property management, standing as one of the Portuguese (PT) HEIs with more registered patents. It runs two of the largest ever Academia-Industry collaboration projects in PT jointly with BOSCH: Sensible Car and Easy Rider.UMINHO ranked 3rd among PT entities as to FP7 funding. In the H2020 framework, UMinho has 73 approved projects (17 coordinated in-house), and ranks 3rd among PT research organizations regarding EU contributions. UMinho researchers currently manage 7 ERC Grants (ADG, CoG, PoC and StG), and lead all Widening types of instruments: TEAMING, TWINNING, ERA-Chairs and previously REGPOT. UMinho is the only PT University in the Main Consortium of the Graphene Flagship FET project.
UMinho is the top PT HEI in the UI GREENMetric World University Ranking 2019, and also emerges as the best Portuguese, 3rd Iberian and 83rd institution in the world regarding fulfillment of the UN Sustainable Development Goals, according to the 1st edition of THE Impact Rankings.
The Department of Biomedical Informatics was established in 1964 at the University of Utah.