European CanCer Organisation (ECCO)
The European CanCer Organisation exists to:
(i) uphold the right of all European cancer patients to the best possible treatment and care
(ii) promote interaction between all organisations involved in cancer research, education, treatment and care at the European level.
+ Visit http://www.ecco-org.eu
EONS is a Founding Member of ECCO. As a founding member, EONS has representation throughout the governance and committee structure of ECCO and EONS members contribute to the development of the biennial ECCO-ESMO multi-disciplinary congress. Whilst the congress Oncology Nursing track is developed wholly by EONS members, EONS members also deliver the nursing contribution to several other congress tracks through participation on multi-professional and multi-disciplinary scientific committees.
Oncology Nursing Society (ONS)
The Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) is a professional organization in the United States of more than 30,000 registered nurses and other healthcare providers dedicated to excellence in patient care, education, research, and administration in oncology nursing.
+ Visit http://www.ons.org
European School of Oncology
The European School of Oncology - ESO - was established in 1982 as a non-profit organisation exclusively dedicated to increasing the knowledge of health professionals in cancer care.
+ Visit http://www.eso.net
The European Association for Neuro-Oncology (EANO) is the multidisciplinary society in Europe covering all aspects of Neuro-Oncology, including diagnosis and treatment of brain tumor patients across all ages, effects of systemic cancer and its treatment on the nervous system, nursing issues, and general education in Neuro-Oncology.
The European Association of Urology Nurses (EAUN) represents approx. 2,500 nurses and allied health care professionals, mostly from Europe, and all working in the urological field. It is a lively, dynamic organisation with a focus on the importance of excellent urological nursing, especially for the patient. Strengths of the organisation are the annual 3-day meeting (the 17th edition will be held in Munich in 2016), education, fellowships and the evidence-based nursing guidelines. Visit http://nurses.uroweb.org/ to learn more.
ESMO is the leading European professional organization committed to advancing the specialty of medical oncology and promoting a multidisciplinary approach to cancer treatment. ESMO is committed to good science that leads to better medicine and determines best practice.
ESMO represents a community of more than 10,000 oncology professionals from over 130 countries.
European Specialist Nurses Organisations (ESNO) is the recognized and unified voice of specialist nurses in Europe. Members of ESNO consist of individual European specialist nursing organisations. ESNO’s goai is to facilitate and provide an effective framework for communication and co-operation between ESNO and its constituent members in order to represent the mutual interests and benefits of these organisations to the wider European community, in the interest of public health.
ESSO (the European Society of Surgical Oncology) was established in 1981 to advance the art, science and practice of surgery for the treatment of cancer.+ Visit http://www.essoweb.org
International Society of Nurses in Cancer Care
The European Oncology Nursing Society is representing Europe on the ISNCC committee and board.
+ Visit http://www.isncc.org
Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer (MASCC)
The Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer (MASCC) is an international, multidisciplinary organization with members representing over sixty (60) countries and five continents. Founded in 1990, MASCC is dedicated to research and education in all aspects of supportive care for patients with cancer, regardless of the stage of their disease.
The membership profile includes oncology medical, surgical, and radiology physicians, nurses, dentists, dental hygienists, pharmacists, social workers, dieticians, outcomes specialists, psychologists, statisticians, infectious disease specialists, educators and representatives from industry and non-profit sectors. Physicians and nurses make up the majority of its nearly 800 members.
+ Visit http://www.mascc.org
Royal Marsden Hospital
The Royal Marsden, together with its academic partner, The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR), is the largest and most comprehensive cancer centre in Europe, treating over 50,000 NHS and private patients every year. It is a centre of excellence with an international reputation for groundbreaking research and pioneering the very latest in cancer treatments and technologies.
The Royal Marsden, with the ICR, is the UK’s only National Institute for Health Research Biomedical Research Centre for Cancer.
The Royal Marsden has two hospitals and a Chemotherapy Medical Daycare Unit. It also provides community services in London.
Cancerworld.org groups websites representing associations whose aims are the
advancement of the science, and the understanding and care of patients in oncology.
The portal brings together doctors, nurses, other health professionals and patients in the
fight against cancer in both the developed and emerging worlds and provides the end
Internet user with a comprehensive range of information and perspectives.
+ Visit http://www.cancerworld.org
European Oncology & Haematology enables time-pressured physicians to stay abreast of key advances and opinion in oncological and haematological practice in Europe. The journal comprises balanced and comprehensive articles written by leading authorities addressing the most important and salient developments in the oncological and haematological fields. The journal endeavours to support physicians and related healthcare professionals in continuously developing their knowledge and effectiveness. Guided by an Editorial Board comprising world-renowned experts in their respective sub-specialties, the journal’s editorial policy is designed to promote best practice and encourage discussion among practising professionals in the field.
+ Visit http://www.touchoncology.com
PCNR (Primary Care Nursing Review) is a bi-monthly journal aimed at nurses and other health professionals working in all areas of primary care across the UK.+ Visit http://pcnr.co.uk/