The Netherlands Cancer Institute is an active or leading partner in a number of international collaborations.
Cancer Core Europe (CCE) is an alliance of seven leading European cancer centers that aims to accelerate the development of innovative cancer therapies through close collaboration in translational and clinical research. Currently, our medical director Emile Voest is chair of the CCE board of directors.
Cancer Core Europe (CCE): Accelerating the development of innovative cancer therapies
In 2019, the NKI signed a declaration of intent for collaboration with the Sun Yat-sen University Cancer Centre (SYSUCC) for an exchange program for researchers. In 2018 we signed a collaboration agreement with the Renji Hospital in Shanghai.
Sun Yat-sen University Cancer Centre
The European Academy of Cancer Sciences is an independent advisory body of eminent oncologists and cancer researchers, placing science at the core of policies to sustainably reduce the death and suffering caused by cancer in Europe.
European Academy of Cancer Sciences (EACS): Independent advisory body of eminent oncologists and cancer researchers
EU-LIFE is the alliance of independent European research institutes in the life sciences. It aims to improve research by influencing European science policies, and by developing and disseminating best practices in the management of research institutes. René Medema, our Director of Research, is EU-LIFE’s current president.
EU-LIFE: Advocating for excellent research in Europe