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ECL Webinar on alcohol & cancer


26 Nov 2021 14:00 to 15:15




Health & Consumers

Event Description

As part of a series of webinars focusing on the messages of the European Code Against Cancer (ECAC) and to mark Awareness Week on Alcohol Related Harm (AWARH), we invite you to tune in live for a free, 1-hour 15 minutes webinar which will cover:

  • Introduction to the European Code Against Cancer (ECAC)
  • The available evidence on alcohol and cancer risk
  • How alcohol increases cancer risk
  • The impact of alcohol consumption in Europe
  • The needs and requirements in alcohol policy and cancer control in Europe
  • Q&A, quiz & closing remarks


  • Dr Isabelle Soerjomataram, Deputy Head, Cancer Surveillance Branch, International Agency for Research on Cancer
  • Maria Neufeld, Consultant, WHO European Office for Prevention and Control of Noncommunicable Diseases
  • Mashkur Isa, ECL Youth Ambassador for the UK

The event will take place virtually on Zoom on 26 November 2021 (14:00 – 15:10 CET).

Please register in advance here.

After registering, you will receive an automatic confirmation email from Zoom containing your unique dial-in link. If you do not receive it, please check your spam/junk folder or contact Gina(at)



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