Activities carried out by the public health services contributing to the CPO Piemonte in fulfillment of its mission have been traditionally summarized in abstracts, describing specific workflows or research projects.
The CPO, a quick overview
Since 1995 CPO Piemonte is the regional reference point for epidemiology and prevention in the oncology sector. CPO is active in cancer registration, primary cancer prevention, cancer screening programmes, monitoring the quality of care for oncological patients and research on cancer etiology. Since 2014, the World Health Organization has identified the CPO as a Collaborative Center for Early Diagnosis and Cancer Screening.