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MEPs against Cancer 10 year anniversary cocktail

European Parliament, Brussels

Wednesday 9th December, 18.00—20.00

Speeches: JAN 6Q1 18.00-19.00

Cocktail reception: JAN 2Q 19.00-20.00

Download the agenda here


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Agenda and logistics

17.30 Sharp

Registration at European Parliament Infocentre

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Opening speech, Mr Alojz Peterle MEP, President, MEPs against Cancer


EU action on cancer, Mr Vytenis Andriukaitis, European Commissioner for Health and Food Safety


The role of civil society in cancer policy, Dr Sakari Karjalainen, Association of European Cancer Leagues (ECL), MAC Secretariat


The role of cancer patients on cancer policy, Prof Francesco De Lorenzo, European Cancer Patient Coalition (ECPC)


The role of MEPs in all-party collaboration in the fight against cancer, Ms Nessa Childers MEP, Mr Pavel Poc MEP


Closing remarks



Cocktail reception 


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