The European Commission Initiative on Colorectal Cancer (ECICC) aims to develop evidence-based guidelines for prevention, screening and diagnosis of colorectal cancer, together with a quality assurance scheme covering the entire care pathway. The JRC is now launching this initiative by setting up… more
The JRC released a new factsheet containing up-to-date 2020 estimates and time trends for colorectal cancer incidence and mortality in EU-27 countries from ECIS. The new factsheet is available at this link in… more
The 74th ENCR Steering Committee virtual meeting took place on 11 November 2020. A summary of the minutes is available here.
A new position is available at the EC Joint Research Centre in Ispra, Italy, within the rare diseases team of the Health in Society Unit. They are looking for an expert in information technology/computer science/data science for supporting the development of the… more
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
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 course is organised as a deliverable of the iPAAC Joint Action on Cancer, Work Package 7, Task 7.6, in collaboration with the EC Joint Research Centre and the ENCR Steering Committee.
The course is organised by the Cluj Regional Cancer Registry with the support from the EC Joint Research Centre and the ENCR Steering Committee. It will provide basic knowledge on methods for data collection, coding, processing and analysis of data, with a section dedicated to childhood cancer… more
The course is organised as a collaboration between the EC Joint Research Centre and the ENCR Steering Committee. The course will be an online event.
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
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
Important information Agenda The course is organised by the Cluj Regional Cancer Registry with the support from the EC Joint Research Centre and the ENCR Steering Committee. It will provide basic knowledge on methods for data collection… more
Important information Registration Programme IMPORTANT INFORMATION The course is organised as a collaboration between the EC Joint Research Centre and the ENCR Steering Committee. The course will be an… more
School offers introductory and advanced courses in medical statistics and epidemiology, and their application to clinical and etiology research and public health. It is meant to provide researchers, physicians, and health professionals with insight into available analytical tools for planning… more
The training was organised by the JRC, ENCR, IARC and the Slovenian Cancer Registry. JRC and ENCR were responsible for the training on 21-22 Nov, the agenda is available here. PRESENTATIONS Session Title Presenter Session 1… 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
A Workshop on Data Protection was organised on 26th September 2018. The aim was to explore the impact on the daily activities of EU cancer registries of the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and to offer guidance to participants on the actions needed to comply with it. The… more
The report of the Workshop is now available at this link! The workshop took place on 24 November 2014, at JRC, Ispra. The technical proposals made during the workshop have helped the ENCR-SC to prioritize the future… more
In coordination with the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre, the ENCR organised the third workshop on data quality checks. Three workshops were organised: a… more
22-23 January 2014, Ispra (Italy) JRC hosted the EPAAC WP9 Satellite Meeting "State of Art of Methods for the Analysis of Population-Based Cancer Data". Statistical methods for descriptive analysis of population-based cancer data have considerably progressed, also due to the increasing… 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
Given the current uncertainty regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, all the ENCR events during 2021 will be organised as virtual events. Several trainings will be delivered during the first half of the year while the Scientific Conference will be organised during the second half of the year. More… more
In the face of the evolving pandemic, the 2020 Scientific Conference, IACR (International Association of Cancer Registries) in  Noumea, New Caledonia will not go ahead. More information is available… more
Important information The ENCR Scientific Meeting and General Assembly is a bi-annual event bringing together cancer registries in Europe. The next Scientific Meeting is organised under the overarching topic "… more