On Friday the 17 of October. the congress of the World Endoscopy Organization in Vienna was held. Twice a year, the congres is visited with people from around the world who are involved in cancer screening: gastroenterologists, pathologists, clinical chemists, suppliers stool test and people from sister organizations of the RIVMNational Institute for Public Health and the Environment and screening organizations. The purpose of this conference is to exchange experiences and learn from each other. Marie-Louise Heijnen from the National Institute for Public Health has given together with Iris Lansdorp-Vogelaar Erasmus MC two presentations.
On the right you find the presentation that was given in Wenen. It describes the CRC screening in the Netherlands and the issues to consider.