Cancer Control

EBE is a member of the European Commission Expert Group on Cancer Control created during the second half of 2014.

The expert group is tasked to assist the Commission in the preparation of legislative proposals and policy initiatives in the field of cancer. It also facilitates the coordination and exchange of information between Member States.

The expert group comprises Member States’ competent authorities, patients’ organisations active in the field of cancer, as well as European associations, producers of products or service providers in the field of cancer, and the International Agency for Research on Cancer.

EBE members contribute to the activities of the Commission Expert Group on Cancer Control to ensure that the industry perspective is heard and considered in the development of European initiatives in the field of cancer control.