Our website uses cookies to improve your on-site experience. By using the website, cookies are being used as described in our Policy Document
Warning: To log in you will need to enable cookies and reload the page (Policy Document)
My ePortfolio Register   

IARC 50th Anniversary Conference /
A global perspective on infections related to cancer

7th - 10th Jun 2016

Please rate this video

Please complete at least one question.

  1. The information in this video was of interest to me Disagree Agree
  2. The information in this video is likely to improve my clinical practice or research Disagree Agree
  3. I would recommend this video to my colleagues Disagree Agree
Thanks for rating
There has been a problem, please refresh and try again.
Published: 01.07.16
Views: 2063

Dr Silvia Franceschi - IARC, Lyon, France

Dr Franceschi speaks with ecancertv at IARC 2016 about cancer as a result of infectious pathogens.

With differing rates across populations due to access to healthcare, immunocompromised status and vaccination uptake, viral and bacterial infections are becoming increasingly known as a cancer driver.

Dr Franceschi sets out the need for wider awareness and access to vaccinations, such as subsidising the cost of the HPV vaccine for young women across the world.

Slides containing maps and statistics from Dr Franceshcis' presentation at IARC are available here.

Previous conferences: highlights

Founding partners

European Cancer Organisation European Institute of Oncology

Founding Charities

Foundazione Umberto Veronesi Fondazione IEO Swiss Bridge

Published by

ecancer Global Foundation