Events and Congresses
We take care of patients, our employees and other important stakeholders. During the year there are many events across Europe where you can meet our motivated staff and engage in lively discussions. When we were not able to meet you in person please take the opportunity to read about our events and activities here.
AML World Awareness Day
On 21 April 2019, the AML community, patients and supporters unite to mark AML World Awareness Day. Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) is a cancer of the myeloid line of blood cells and the most common form of acute leukemia in adults. We have gathered 10 important AML facts to help you learn more about this fatal disease. read more…
AF Aware Week
19-25 November 2018 - As part of our commitment to patients with atrial fibrillation (AF), Daiichi Sankyo Europe is proud to support Global AF Aware Week 2018 from 19-25 November. AF is the most common arrhythmia. However, thousands of people with AF are not being diagnosed. For this reason, we are focusing on raising awareness of AF and urging people to get regular pulse checks which can help them to detect and protect themselves from this serious condition. read more...
29 October 2018 - The 2018 key theme of World Stroke Day is "Life After Stroke". Daiichi Sankyo Europe supports the campaign to increase awareness and also inform about risk factors for stroke which is the leading cause of disability and the second leading cause of death globally. read more...
13 October 2018 - We at Daiichi Sankyo are partnering with World Thrombosis Day (#WTDay) to promote vital global awareness of thrombosis, its causes, risk factors, signs and symptoms. This annual event which celebrates its 5th anniversary this year is carried out by hundreds of organisations worldwide. Under the motto "Know Thrombosis" we join in the united effort to reduce death and disability from thrombosis - the underlying cause of heart attacks, strokes and venous thromboembolism (VTE) which are the world's top three cardiovascular killers. read more...
October 2018 - Breast cancer is the second most common cancer worldwide.1,2 Its most advanced form is metastatic (also called Stage 4) breast cancer - meaning the disease has spread from the breast to other parts of the body such as the lungs, liver, bones or brain.3 Novel treatment options are desperately needed for patients with breast cancer as there are still very limited treatment options when the disease progresses.
September 2018 - Every 35 seconds, someone somewhere in the world receives the shattering news that they have been diagnosed with blood cancer1. Leukemia is one type of blood cancer that affects the blood and bone marrow. Its most aggressive form is called acute myeloid leukemia (AML), with the lowest five-year survival rate of all leukemias2.