Activities in Greece, 2019

  • A team from ED Greece took part in the annual Race for the Cure in Athens to raise awareness
  • Participation in TV show to talk about the importance of living a healthy lifestyle for prevention as well as the importance of screening
  • Donation of mammograms
  • Meeting at the EU Parliament to stress the importance of prevention and implementation of EU Guidelines
  • Sending a letter to the President of the Hellenic Parliament requesting the creation of a Health Subcommittee for the prevention and treatment of breast cancer
  • ED Greece Executive Board members met with the Minister of Health to ask for the screening programme to include all women over the age of 40
  • Social media campaign on the World Day against breast cancer to raise awareness on the day dedicated to prevention
  • Participation of a team from ED Greece in the Athens marathon to raise awareness for breast cancer and promote healthy choices

ED Greece team at the Athens Marathon

ED Greece Executive Board members meeting with the Minister of Health