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CONCORD-2 Meeting 17 May 2011


Global surveillance of cancer survival

Meeting on Tuesday 17 May 2011 hosted by Professor Peter Piot, Director, LSHTM and 
Cary Adams, Chief Executive, UICC, at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

For further information, see also the CONCORD-2 study web page.

Documents from the meeting (PDF 2.4 MB)

Presentations (PDF files):

Global cancer control: the World Cancer Declaration and the UN Summit 2011
Cary Adams, Chief Executive, Union for International Cancer Control, Geneva

Global surveillance of cancer survival
Professor Michel Coleman, Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, LSHTM

Role of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Dr Marcus Plescia, Director, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, CDC, Atlanta

Role of the International Agency for Research on Cancer
Dr David Forman, Head of Cancer Information Section, IARC, Lyon

A consortium of research agencies for surveillance of cancer survival      
Dr Fiona Reddington, Head of Population Research, Cancer Research UK, London

Function of the CONCORD Steering Committee
Professor Loraine Marrett, Director of Surveillance, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto

Importance of CONCORD for low- and middle-income countries 
Dr Marion Piñeros, Director of Public Health, National Cancer Institute, Bogotá


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