The Joint Research Centre of the European Commission is hiring: Two Project Officers in Geel (Belgium) that want to contribute to equitable cancer screening and care in the EU.Deadline to apply: 11 March. More info + application: Quality assurance activities on cancer… more
This year, in 2024, the European Commission is launching a so-call Direct Grant to Member State Authorities (DG) with special focus on cancer registration and the European Cancer Information System (ECIS). Under the EU4Health programme, the Commission is reserving 13 million euros to co-finance a… more
A new update of the Quality Check Software Kit is available for download. Version 2.1.2 of the JRC-ENCR Quality Check Software, includes software upgrades and the revision of the data quality checklist, based on: JRC Technical report 2023: A… more
A new study published today in the Lancet Oncology presents the cancer prevalence estimates for 2020, by country, in Europe. This new set of data, hosted in the… more
Vacancy position as Head of Research and Analysis / Senior Lecturer, UCCThis is a permanent and senior role within the National Cancer Registry of Ireland (NCRI).Deadline for applications: 19th February 2024.For more information, please consult the… more
The international summer course “Statistical methods and recent advances in statistical methods for excess risk analysis” will be organized at Corte, Université de Corse (France) from 1st to 05th July 2024. For more information,  consult the event website.
The ENCR workshop took place as a side event to the ENCR-IACR Scientific Conference in Granada, Spain.  
The ENCR workshop took place as a side event to the ENCR-IACR Scientific Conference in Granada, Spain. Some of the presentations are available for consultation below.
Availability of treatment data and their level of detail vary substantially between Population Based Cancer Registries. The aim of the ENCR workshop was to present and discuss the recommendations for the collection and recording of treatment variables, compiled by the European Working Group on… more
This workshop described a range of options for presenting survival-based metrics from population-based data. It included metrics that are useful for reporting the impact of cancer on patient survival and approaches for making fair comparison across population groups (including international… more
The "ENCR Recommendations on Recording and reporting of urothelial tumours of the urinary tract” was recently endorsed. In a webinar the new recommendation will be explained and there will be the possibility to ask questions about the recommendation. Date and time: 19 April 2023, 10:00-12:00… more
Objectives Important information Presentation OBJECTIVES In the past months the ENCR recommendations on the coding of the incidence date and the basis of diagnosis were updated. In a webinar the new rules… more
Objectives Important information Presentation OBJECTIVES Although most cancer cases are still pathologically confirmed novel techniques including cytogenetics and molecular diagnostics are increasingly used… more
Built on the success of its previous editions, this international course is part of the 3rd Corsican Summer School on Modern Methods in Biostatistics and Epidemiology: Statistical methods and recent advances in statistical methods for excess risk analysis. This course will focus on: (i) the main… more
Important information Registration Objectives Programme IMPORTANT INFORMATION The course is organised as a deliverable of the iPAAC Joint Action on Cancer, Work Package 7, Task 7… more
The ENCR workshop took place as a side event to the ENCR-IACR Scientific Conference in Granada, Spain.   Detailed programme ENCR Workshop on IT tools and novel AI approaches for cancer registration, 13th November 2023 Introduction to the workshop Mats Lambe, Volker Arndt, Maciej… more
The ENCR workshop took place as a side event to the ENCR-IACR Scientific Conference in Granada, Spain. Some of the presentations are available for consultation below. Detailed programme Detailed programme from ENCR workshop on recurrences, 13 November 2023 ENCR Workshop on Recurrences, 13th… more
Availability of treatment data and their level of detail vary substantially between Population Based Cancer Registries. The aim of the ENCR workshop was to present and discuss the recommendations for the collection and recording of treatment variables, compiled by the European Working Group on… more
This workshop described a range of options for presenting survival-based metrics from population-based data. It included metrics that are useful for reporting the impact of cancer on patient survival and approaches for making fair comparison across population groups (including international… more
JRC-ENCR Workshop - Complementing the incidence indicators in ECIS with national estimates for countries without a national registry. Cancer incidence indicators at national level are widely used by European public health policies and epidemiological cancer surveillance for time trend evaluations… more
The ENCR Scientific conference 2023 was organized in partnership with the International Association of Cancer Registries (IACR) and the Andalusian School of Public Health (EASP), in Granada, Spain. Watch a video or… more
The International Association of Cancer Registries (IACR) launched the 2022 Virtual Scientific Conference. Save these dates: 8-10 November 2022. More information is available here.  
Conference booklet Scientific contributions Poster awards The ENCR Scientific Meeting is a bi-annual event bringing together cancer registries in Europe. It provides the opportunity for all European cancer… more
The ENCR Scientific meeting will turn virtual in 2021 with three half-days on 16-17-18 November. We will soon publish the topics and dates for abstracts submission and conference registration.
The International Association of Cancer Registries (IACR) launched the 2021 Virtual Scientific Conference. Save these dates: 12-14 October 2021. More information is available here