CELSI joins CANWON: Cancer and Work Network

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CELSI joins CANWON: Cancer and Work Network

Published on Nov. 28, 2014


The aim of this COST Action is to integrate emerging knowledge on cancer and work to achieve insight into the return-to-work process in cancer survivors, work-related costs of cancer survivorship, and the role of employers as well as to develop and evaluate innovative interventions which effectively enhance work participation of cancer patients.

Under the supervision of a chair of the action, Dr. Angela DE BOER (NL), the network brings together experts and researchers from Belgium, Germany, Netherlands, Denmark, UK, Poland, Romania, Hungary,Portugal, Norway, Slovenia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Isreal, Ireland, France, Finland, Greece, Italy and representatives of the EU.

Marta Kahancova and Maria Sedlakova from CELSI have become members of Management Committee and will represent Slovakia in CANWON Network.

In November 2014, Maria Sedlakova attended a meeting of Management Committee and working groups in Aix-en-Provence, France.

For more information on CANWON Network, see its web page:


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