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Excellent research and expertise of quality of cancer care by internationally trained staff

Objective

There is an international imperative to improve healthcare through health service research, including nursing research and new innovations. This EU-RISE project “Excellent research and expertise of quality of cancer care by internationally trained staff (INEXCA)” aims to utilize expertise across the globe to improve research, researcher training and care of cancer patients, family caregivers and patient and public involvement through international and intersectoral collaboration and staff exchange. The ultimate objectives are to create innovative opportunities to improve research and researchers’ skills and increase knowledge transfer from research to practice and business. The participants in the project representing academic, non-academic and clinical settings as well as information technology industry and health-related business experts from Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Italy, Great Britain and United States of America have enormous and interdisciplinary competences of their specializing areas in research methodology, quality of care, cancer care, patient involvement, family care givers and information technology in academic, non-academic and clinical settings. The participating organizations will bring their best know-how through staff’s secondments, workshops, training courses, conferences, publications and other activities. An innovative ICT platform will be developed for sharing information and knowledge. In total, 34 academic and non-academic staff members will be involved in this INEXCA project for 263 months. The participants’ synergies and complementarities from different disciplines, experiences, methodological advancements as well as clinical practice will be fully in use. The planned secondments will offer the best opportunity to get the best outcomes for patients, families, EU citizens as well as researchers.
Descriptors: HEALTH SERVICES, HEALTH CARE RESEARCH

Coordinator

ITA-SUOMEN YLIOPISTO
Net EU contribution
€ 441 000,00
Address
Yliopistonranta 1 E
70211 Kuopio
Finland

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Region
Manner-Suomi Pohjois- ja Itä-Suomi Pohjois-Savo
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Non-EU contribution
€ 0,00

Participants (6)

KATHOLIEKE UNIVERSITEIT LEUVEN
Belgium
Net EU contribution
€ 45 000,00
Address
Oude Markt 13
3000 Leuven

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Region
Vlaams Gewest Prov. Vlaams-Brabant Arr. Leuven
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Non-EU contribution
€ 0,00
SYDDANSK UNIVERSITET
Denmark
Net EU contribution
€ 45 000,00
Address
Campusvej 55
5230 Odense M

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Region
Danmark Syddanmark Fyn
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Non-EU contribution
€ 0,00
UNIVERSITY OF SURREY
United Kingdom
Net EU contribution
€ 49 500,00
Address
Stag Hill
GU2 7XH Guildford

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Region
South East (England) Surrey, East and West Sussex West Surrey
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Non-EU contribution
€ 0,00
SENSOFTIA OY
Finland
Net EU contribution
€ 72 000,00
Address
Kasityokatu 43
70100 Kuopio

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Region
Manner-Suomi Pohjois- ja Itä-Suomi Pohjois-Savo
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Non-EU contribution
€ 0,00
POHJOIS-SAVON SAIRAANHOITOPIIRIN KUNTAYHTYMA
Finland
Net EU contribution
€ 54 000,00
Address
Pl 100
70029 Kys

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Region
Manner-Suomi Pohjois- ja Itä-Suomi Pohjois-Savo
Activity type
Research Organisations
Non-EU contribution
€ 0,00
CEREF SRL
Italy
Net EU contribution
€ 207 000,00
Address
Via Cavazuccherina 12
35141 Padova

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Region
Nord-Est Veneto Padova
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Non-EU contribution
€ 0,00

Partners (1)

Partner

Partner organisations contribute to the implementation of the action, but do not sign the Grant Agreement.

UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH
United States
Net EU contribution
€ 0,00
Address
University Place 123
15213 Pittsburgh

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Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Non-EU contribution
€ 270 000,00