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The Annual Report 2013 on the cancer screening programs of Piedmont Region "Prevenzione Serena" has already been published. The report presents the results of the 2012 activity for breast, cervical and colorectal cancer screening and describes some issues relating to organization, quality, innovation and communication. 

Estimates from the World Health Organization show a continuous increase of respiratory diseases. For this reason, the scientific societies of Medical Statistics and Clinical Epidemiology, Pulmonology, Epidemiology, Allergology and Pediatrics have jointly organized the Workshop “Large scale population-based surveys on respiratory health in Italy and Europe” to be held on 23rd-24th October in Verona (...)

The European Statistical Forum 2014 will take place in Brussels on November 17, 2014. Focus will be on current status of application of Bayesian Methods in drug development (...)

A handbook, with practical information for health operators, has been presented during the conference “Working together to promote smoke-free environments” (Turin, May 27). 

The Turin Readers Circle promotes, from 16 to 18 May, a series of educational meetings dedicated to research and its consequences in the cultural, social and economic fields.
See the website page for more information.

To promote an international meeting to facilitate better clinical research relevant to the needs of patients and highlight their important role in clinical studies.
This is the objective of the joint initiative organized by ECRAN together with ECRIN, ICTD e CRP.
See the ECRAN web site’s page for more information.

The Associazione Alessandro Liberati annual meeting will be dedicated to communication to public of research methods and results, an issue extensively discussed today, on which the Cochrane Collaboration hosted a long lasting debate.
The meeting will be held in Milan on May 23, at the Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri. Please visit the Associazione Alessandro Liberati website for further information.

Barcelona, 18th January 2014.- The European population is increasingly exposed to new physical and chemical agents in the environment, some of which may be damaging to health. Among these, electromagnetic fields (EMF) are one of the most widespread, and their application in new technologies continues to grow, with novel uses being actively developed and commercialised. Although there is some concern among the public and public health professionals alike about possible health effects related to EMF, results of studies to date are inconsistent.