Professional Challenges Session

PC 20 - EU policy on cancer screening

July 16, 14:00 - 15:30 CEST

PC 20-1
2 min
Chairpersons' introduction
Michael H. Fuchsjäger, Graz / Austria
Christian J. Herold, Vienna / Austria
PC 20-2
15 min
The EU perspective
Gualtiero Ricciardi, Rome / Italy
1. To learn about the screening recommendations of the EU mission board for cancer.
2. To understand what measures should be taken at the EU level to harmonise access to screening programmes across member states.
PC 20-3
15 min
Breast screening in the EU
Fiona J. Gilbert, Cambridge / UK
1. To learn about the overview of breast screening programmes across Europe.
2. To understand the new effective screening modalities and their evidence.
3. To learn whether artificial intelligence and digitalisation will impact breast screening performance and uptake across Europe.
PC 20-4
15 min
Lung screening in the EU
Marie-Pierre Revel, Paris / France
1. To learn about the current evidence in lung cancer screening.
2. To understand the necessary requirements to obtain a reliable performance from lung screening radiologists.
3. To learn whether artificial intelligence and digitalisation will impact lung cancer screening and uptake across Europe.
PC 20-5
43 min
Panel discussion: What can the ESR and radiology do to speed up and harmonise the uptake of breast and lung cancer screening across member states?