ENCR Key Events for 2014

ENCR Steering Committee Elections 2014

Official results now available! 

 Following the end of term of Stefano Rosso, Anna Gavin, Sabine Siesling, and Alexander Katilinic, as well as the resignation of Ariana Znaor, ENCR-affiliated Cancer Registries were invited during the period from 1 September 2014 to 15 October 2014 to vote for the renewal of the elected members of the ENCR Steering Committee.

A total of 117 ENCR-affiliated Cancer Registries participated to the election exercise: results of the elections are available here.


2014 ENCR membership survey

The JRC and the ENCR invited all European Cancer Registries to the 2014 ENCR survey on cancer registration practices. Filling the survey is one of the requirements for ENCR membership. Cancer Registries which already filled the 2010 ENCR survey are kindly invited to devote a few minutes to fill the 2014 shortened version as well, in order to update the information at the JRC.

Please note that the 2014 survey invitation was sent on 28 May 2014. If you haven't receive it, please contact the secretariat at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

ENCR Scientific Meeting and General Assembly
12-14 November 2014, Ispra (Varese), Italy 

Preliminary program now available!

The ENCR and the JRC are organising the ENCR Scientific Meeting and General Assembly. The purpose of this meeting is for European cancer registries to share research findings, discuss cancer registration issues, exchange ideas and best practices, network, present epidemiological work based on cancer registry data and to meet with the ENCR Steering Committee. The meeting targets staff belonging to ENCR-affiliated cancer registries including registrars, researchers, epidemiologists, and clinicians. Participants will also include representatives from the European Commission, various European institutions, research projects, cancer associations and invited speakers.

More information on the meeting is available here.




Calls for working groups within the European Commission Initiative on Breast Cancer

1.    A Guidelines Development Group for developing a new version of the European Guidelines for Breast Cancer Screening and Diagnosis
2.    A Quality Assurance Scheme Development Group for developing a voluntary European Quality Assurance scheme for Breast Cancer Services

Deadline: 1 December 2014 midnight (Luxembourg time)

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