The Danish Cancer Society


Bo Andreassen Rix


  • to prevent the development of cancer
  • to improve patients’ chances of successful recovery
  • to limit the physical, psychological and social side-effects of cancer

Main Fields of Activity

  • Research
  • Prevention
  • Patient support

Activities within CAM at the Danish Cancer Society

The main activities within CAM are:

  • Collection of new research and knowledge on complementary and alternative medicine
  • Communication of evidence-based information on CAM for cancer patients via and other media
  • Funding of research and research within CAM
  • Contact and exchange with other European cancer leagues, research scientists and oncologists as well as members of other international organisations.