project . 2022 - 2027 . On going

STRONG-AYA

THE STRONG-AYA INITIATIVE: IMPROVING THE FUTURE OF YOUNG ADULTS WITH CANCER
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  • Funder: European CommissionProject code: 101057482 Call for proposal: HORIZON-HLTH-2021-CARE-05
  • Funded under: HE | HORIZON-RIA\HORIZON-AG Overall Budget: 7,292,900 EURFunder Contribution: 7,235,020 EUR
  • Status: On going
  • Start Date
    01 Oct 2022
    End Date
    30 Sep 2027
  • Detailed project information (CORDIS)
Description
STRONG-AYA is a new, interdisciplinary, multi-stakeholder European network to improve healthcare services, research and outcomes for Adolescents and Young Adults (AYA) with cancer, defined as individuals aged 15-39 years at cancer diagnosis. AYAs with cancer form a unique group; they face age-specific issues (e.g. infertility, unemployment, financial problems) and decreased quality of life due to cancer and its treatment. Unlike dedicated healthcare and trials for pediatric cancer patients, AYA-specific healthcare services are scarce and vary across Europe. AYAs who are at the core of society and economy need access to age-adjusted and high-quality healthcare. A...
Description
STRONG-AYA is a new, interdisciplinary, multi-stakeholder European network to improve healthcare services, research and outcomes for Adolescents and Young Adults (AYA) with cancer, defined as individuals aged 15-39 years at cancer diagnosis. AYAs with cancer form a unique group; they face age-specific issues (e.g. infertility, unemployment, financial problems) and decreased quality of life due to cancer and its treatment. Unlike dedicated healthcare and trials for pediatric cancer patients, AYA-specific healthcare services are scarce and vary across Europe. AYAs who are at the core of society and economy need access to age-adjusted and high-quality healthcare. A...
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