Breast Cancer
Associations, foundations, societies - Europe
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European Breast Cancer Coalition (Europa Donna, ED) Milan, Italy
promotes the dissemination and exchange of information on breast cancer throughout Europe; promotes breast awareness; emphasises the need for appropriate screening and early detection

European Breast Cancer Network (EBCN)
improves the quality and effectiveness of breast cancer screening and breast cancer services in Europe

European Reference Organisation for Quality Assured Breast Screening and Diagnostic Services (EUREF)
certification of breast services; production and regular updating of technical and professional quality assurance guidelines; promotion and organisation of training programmes

European Society of Breast Cancer Specialists (EUSOMA) Florence, Italy
defines standards in the management of breast diseases, favouring a rapid transfer of knowledge from research centres to clinical practice

European Society of Breast Imaging (EUSOBI) Vienna, Austria
supports the medical field of "breast imaging" in the widest sense of the word by promoting further education as well as research activities


Austrian Breast Cancer Screening Program Vienna


Europa Donna Belgium Brussels

Programme de dépistage du cancer du sein en Région de Bruxelles-Capitale Brussels

Think Pink


Europa Donna Croatia Zagreb

Mamae klub Varaždin Varaždin

Udruga SVE za NJU Zagreb
providing informative, psychological and logistical assistance to women suffering from breast cancer and their families

Udruga žena operiranih dojki NADA Rijeka

Udruga žene u borbi protiv raka dojke NARCISA Ludbreg

Czech Republic

Alliance of Czech Breast Cancer Associations Prague
establishes public informative and educational center; gives methodical assistance to the oncology organizations; coordinates projects and campaigns to support the breast cancer prevention,

Avon proti rakovině prsu Prague

Mamma HELP (Association of Breast Cancer Patients) Prague
improves the quality of life of breast cancer patients; enforces improved care in oncology; contributes to better information on occurrence, prevention and possible treatments of breast cancer

Program mamografického screeningu


Dansk Brystkræft Organisation (DBO) Holte


Association pour le Dépistage des Maladies du Sein en Alsace (ADEMAS) Illkirch

Europa Donna France Paris

Saint-Louis Réseau Sein Paris

Société Française de Sénologie et de Pathologie Mammaire (SFS) Strasbourg


Allianz gegen Brustkrebs Weigenheim

Arbeitskreis Brustkrebs Saar Saarbrücken

Brustkrebs Deutschland Munich

Brustkrebs-Initiative (BKI) Berlin

Brustkrebs Muenchen Munich

Ladybugs Lünen
dragon boat team of breast cancer survivors

mamazone (Frauen und Forschung gegen Brustkrebs) Augsburg

Paddeln gegen Brustkrebs Eltville
dragon boat team of breast cancer survivors

Pinkpaddler Trier Trier
dragon boat team of breast cancer survivors

Race for the Cure Bad Homburg

Stiftung Koalition Brustkrebs (SKB) Aachen


Breast Cancer Ireland (BCI) Dublin
raise funding to support research into breast cancer

BreastCheck Dublin
free breast screening service that can find early breast cancer

Europa Donna Ireland (EDI) Dublin
raises awareness of the need for screening and access for all women to best quality specialist centres; campaigns for evidence-based, best practice health policy changes to ensure this happens

Plurabelle Paddlers Dublin
dragon boat team of breast cancer survivors


Associazione Nazionale Donne Operate al Seno (ANDOS) Milan

Associazione Pagaie Rosa Rome
dragon boat team of breast cancer survivors

Europa Donna Italia Milan

Forza Operativa Nazionale sul Carcinoma Mammario (FONCaM) Milan

Gruppo Italiano Screening Mammografico (GISMa) Grassina

Komen Italia Rome

Pink Lioness in Venice Venice
dragon boat team of breast cancer survivors

Scuola Italiana di Senologia Orta San Giulio


Bevolkingsonderzoek Borstkanker Nederland

BorstkankerVereniging Nederland (BVN, Dutch Breast Cancer Society) Utrecht

Henny C. Dirven Stichting Gewande

Pink Ribbon Utrecht

Stichting Amazones

Stichting Mammarosa


BreastScreen Norway Oslo
offers screening mammography every year to all women between the ages of 50 and 69

Brystkreftforeningen Oslo

Norsk Bryst Cancer Gruppe (NBCG)


Associação Portuguesa de Apoio à Mulher com Cancro da Mama (APAMCM) Lisbon

Associação Viva Mulher Viva Lisbon

Laço Lisbon

Movimento Vencer e Viver Lisbon

Sociedade Portuguesa de Senologia (SPS) Coimbra


Europa Donna Slovenia Ljubljana

Program Dora


Bröstcancerfonden Sundbyberg

Bröstcancerföreningarnas Riksorganisation (BRO) Sundbyberg


Europa Donna Switzerland Berne

Fédération suisse des programmes de dépistage du cancer du sein (FDCP) Bern

Fondation genevoise pour le dépistage du cancer Geneva

Other countries

Europa Donna Cyprus Strovolos, Cyprus

Europa Donna Finland Finland

Europa Donna Luxembourg Luxembourg

Europa Donna Malta Malta

Evropa Dona Srbija Serbia

Russian Association of Oncological Mammology (RAOM) Saint Petersburg, Russia
promotion of the achievements of modern oncology in clinical practice based on a multidisciplinary approach to the treatment of breast cancer

Serbian Senologic Society Sremska Kamenica, Serbia

Together Against Breast Cancer Ukraine

Udruženje Gradanki Renesansa Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina

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