The Cancer Society of Finland is a strong and competent organisation, the overall aim of which is to ensure a good quality of life for everyone, free from cancer and regardless of cancer. The organisation offers people information, support and hope.

The Finnish Cancer Registry maintains the national registry of all the diagnosed cancer cases since 1953. It is also a statistical and epidemiological research institute.


Unioninkatu 22, 00130 Helsinki


09 135 331

Head of public authority (President / Vice-Chancellor / CEO / DG):

Secretary General Sakari Karjalainen


Press contact


Communications Director Jaana Ruuth


+358 50 493 1701

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