IFCT was founded in 1999. This intergroup unifies all French-speaking cooperative groups involved in lung cancer treatment and research.
This intergroup has several objectives :
The current president of IFCT is Prof. Gérard Zalcman who has been elected in 2011.
All the specialties involved in thoracic oncology research and lung cancer management are represented in the administration and scientific boards.
IFCT was labeled in November 2012 by Institut National du Cancer (French National Cancer Institute - NCI).
Key numbers : 400 members, 250 investigator centers, 700 patients enrolled by year
Headquarters : 10 rue de la Grange-Batelière 75009 PARIS (France) - Tel : +33 1 56 81 10 45
Website : www.ifct.fr