A new Ask an Expert section is available now on the ENCR website for members of the cancer registries who wish to submit questions about coding cancer cases. Questions submitted through a dedicated form will be answered by… more
The 69th ENCR Steering Committee meeting took place on 17 January 2019. A summary of the minutes is available here.
Reports on incidence and mortality rates of different cancers had become a constant of the Cluj Regional Cancer Registry, since 2008. These reports are considered to be of great importance for oncologists, public health researchers and health services,… more
The European Platform on Rare Disease Registration (EU RD Platform) developed by the Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC) in collaboration with DG SANTE has been launched and is accessible online at the following link: https://eu-rd-platform.… more
The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine is seeking to recruit an Assistant Professor in Medical Statistics and Epidemiology to work on global surveillance of cancer survival in the CONCORD Central Analytic Team. This is a full-time position funded by the European Research Council up to… more
The objective of this course is to impart foundational knowledge to support the development of cancer registries and to provide detailed coding methodology for several specific cancer sites.
The IACR (International Association of Cancer Registries) and the North American Association of Central Cancer Registries (NAACCR) organise a combined conference of NAACCR and IACR. The conference will take place 9–13 June  2019, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Registration is now open.… more
JRC and ENCR organised on 5-6 June 2019 a training on Cancer Registry Data Coding at the JRC, Ispra, Italy. The agenda is available here.
The Group for Cancer Epidemiology and Registration in Latin Language Countries - GRELL, established in 1976, promotes epidemiological cancer research, mainly through the registration of cases in geographically defined populations. GRELL is organising the 2019 edition of its Ascension annual meeting… more
Aims The objective of this course is to impart foundational knowledge to support the development of cancer registries and to provide detailed coding methodology for several specific cancer sites. The agenda is shaped in a way to suit both the newly established, re-established or to-be established… more
This 14th annual short course will take place at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM). The faculty will include internationally renowned experts in the field of cancer survival analysis and methods, and 20 researchers in the Cancer Survival Group. The main topics include… more
JRC and ENCR organised on 5-6 June 2019 a training on Cancer Registry Data Coding at the JRC, Ispra, Italy. The agenda is available more
The course Statistical methods and recent advances in statistical methods for excess risk analysis will be held at Corte, Université de Corse (France) from 8-12 July 2019. This course is devoted to biostatisticians, statisticians, epidemiologists, researchers and students working in a registry of… more
The European Commission Joint Research Centre (JRC), the ENCR and EUROCARE organised a training on basic statistical analysis of cancer registry data from 5-6 June 2018 at the JRC Ispra, Italy. The aim of this course was to support the analysis of cancer registry data by describing the… 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
5 October 2015, Madrid (Spain) The Acknowledging the relevance and magnitude of pancreatic cancer among the European population, the JRC considers that collaboration between the EU Multi-Stakeholder Platform on Pancreatic Cancer (PancreOs) and European population-based cancer registries is… 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
The IACR (International Association of Cancer Registries) and the North American Association of Central Cancer Registries (NAACCR) organise a combined conference of NAACCR and IACR. The conference will take place 9–13 June  2019, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Registration is now open.… more
The Group for Cancer Epidemiology and Registration in Latin Language Countries - GRELL, established in 1976, promotes epidemiological cancer research, mainly through the registration of cases in geographically defined populations. GRELL is organising the 2019 edition of its Ascension annual meeting… more
An ENCR-JRC Symposium and ENCR General Assembly took place on 19 October 2017, as a side event to the 39th IACR Annual Scientific Conference in Utrecht, NL. The event was a unique chance for participants to discuss challenges and agree priorities with the… more
IACR 2017 Utrecht: Ensuring Quality and Use of Data from Cancer Registries in the 21st Century 17-19 October 2017 Jaarbeurs Supernova Utrecht, the Netherlands The 39th Annual Conference of the International Association of Cancer Registries is hosted in conjunction with the Belgian Cancer Registry… more