Challenges in Cancer Care
Under the Spanish Presidency of the Council of the European Union, the Ministry of Health of Spain will hold a High-Level Conference about “Challenges in Cancer Care”.
Cancer continues to be one of the leading causes of morbi-mortality in the world. The data shows the enormous impact of cancer for the people who suffer from it and for the health systems, motivating the development of different action plans to fight against cancer and a greater political commitment to its prevention and control.
In 2021, the European Plan to Fight Cancer was approved, the purpose of which is to address the disease in a comprehensive manner that guarantees quality care carried out by multidisciplinary teams.
This high-level meeting aims to reflect and discuss with national and international experts on the current challenges and opportunities in cancer care at the European level.
The Conference will take place in Barcelona on August 31.
The main objective of the conference is to reflect and discuss the current challenges and opportunities about comprehensive approach to cancer.