EORTC is a unique clinical and translational research organization in Europe. EORTC was founded in 1962 under Belgian law by a group of oncologists including Professor Henri Tagnon. EORTC was and remains an organization ahead of its time, a pioneer in promoting multidisciplinary cancer research and Pan-European collaboration.
The mission of EORTC is still to promote, to coordinate and to stimulate clinical research in Europe.
More than 6000 patients (involving more than 600 Belgian patients) participated each year in EORTC Clinical Studies. – minder