ENCR Key Events for 2014

Upcoming ENCR Steering Committee Elections 2014

Currently there are 5 vacancies in the ENCR Steering Committee, following the end of term of Stefano Rosso, Anna Gavin and Sabine Siesling, elected in 2008, the resignation of Ariana Znaor, elected in 2011, and Alexander Katilinic's first 3-year term that expires in 2014.

There is now a call for candidatures of interested and available individuals who would like to represent the member cancer registries and contribute to the development of the Network.

More information on the elections is 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 

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.