· In 2008 National Cancer Institute (former the Institute of Oncology Vilnius University) became a member of Organization of European Cancer Institutes.
· In 2013 the NCI was accredited by the Organisation of European Cancer Institutes as the centre of scientific and clinical activities.It should be noted that the NCI is the first accredited Institute in Eastern and Central Europe. This recognition provides the greatest benefit for cancer patients, whose optimal treatment outcomes and the quality of life are the purpose of all the specialists working at NCI. This means that patients receiving treatment at the NCI clinic receive services that meet European standards.
More information about OECI: http://www.oeci-eeig.org/