The main strategic goals

  • To promote the establishment of a legal basis for a nationwide, coordinated cancer registration in Switzerland, based on the existing structures (cantonal cancer registries, coordinated by NICER)
  • To assure collection and provision of relevant and complete cancer data in all cantons, according to internationally agreed standards and to Swiss needs
  • To establish a platform for collaborative epidemiological cancer research
  • To develop into a centre of international competence

Our current priorities