An education & research platform for the patient community

Developing and implementing methodologies, processes, and projects to strengthen patient advocacy and patient involvement in research, health policy, and healthcare.

Our Approach

Science & Research

Participation in national and international research projects  to strengthen patient participation and patient competence

Public Health

Cooperating with national and international stakeholders to improve patient healthcare.

Education & Involvement in R&D

Promoting patient education and participation in medical research and development to make research patient-oriented.

Our work for WECAN

The Workgroup of European Cancer Patient Advocacy networks

The European Patient Advocacy Institute (EPAI) has extensive experience in hosting programmes for the patient community. 
EPAI currently runs the WECAN Secretariat and many of WECAN’s programs and initiatives.¬†