Research and projects NOP On-line

Coordinator Coordinator: DuĊĦek Ladislav

Project start Project start: 2006

Contracting authority Contracting authority: Czech Society for Oncology

Project based on the development of a web portal containing detailed information on cancer care provided in the Czech Republic and on current nationwide projects focused on cancer prevention and cancer research.

The “NOP On-line project” (www.onconet.cz) is an information website which provides detailed information on cancer care in the Czech Republic as well as information on current nationwide projects of cancer prevention and cancer research.

Onconet.cz is the official website of the National Cancer Control Programme of the Czech Republic, which is run under the “NOP On-line” project.

The principal aim of the information gateway is to provide centralised and guaranteed scientific information about the fulfilment of the National Cancer Control Programme in the Czech Republic. The website provides a clearly arranged and comprehensive presentation of the Czech cancer centres network, involving basic information about each health care facility.

The long-term aim of the information gateway is to become a central source of information, which will be closely associated with and cooperate with other important nationwide sources of cancer information and data (e.g. www.linkos.cz), and will make that information available to the public in the Czech Republic and abroad. A special attention is paid to population-based epidemiological data (Czech National Cancer Registry), to in-process and upcoming projects of cancer prevention (monitoring of risk factors, screening programmes), and to important multicentre projects and clinical trials.

The information gateway is designed primarily for Comprehensive Cancer Centres (CCCs). The gateway might also be helpful to other health care institutions as well, to cancer patients and their families, as well as to the professional and lay public.

The project was authorised by the Board of Czech Society for Oncology (COS) and has been running under its auspices. The project is controlled by an expert council which is composed of heads of all involved centres, members of the Board of COS and leading experts in this field.

  • Expert guarantor: Czech Society for Oncology
  • Partners: all Comprehensive Cancer Centres (CCCs) in the Czech Republic (the current list is available at the website of NOP On-line project)
NOP On-line: official portal of the Czech National Cancer Control Programme

URL URL: http://www.onconet.cz


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