Published: 22 June 2018
The 66th ENCR Steering Committee meeting took place on 7 March 2018. A summary of the minutes is available here.
Published: 19 June 2018
The IPAAC Joint Action INNOVATIVE PARTNERSHIP FOR ACTION AGAINST CANCER started on April 1st 2018 and involves 40 partners from 24 European countries. The Italian-led IPAAC WP on Cancer Information and Registries sets to pilot the integration of population based cancer registry datasets with… more
Published: 18 June 2018
New EU data protection rules (the General Data Protection Regulation - GDPR) regulate the processing by an individual, a company, a public administration or another organisation, of personal data relating to individuals in the EU. The ENCR Steering Committee invites all Directors of Cancer… more
Published: 23 April 2018
Abstracts to the ENCR Scientific Meeting may be submitted until 31 May. More information available here.
Published: 05 February 2018
The European Cancer Information System (ECIS) was launched on the occasion of the World Cancer Day, on 4th February 2018. ECIS is a web-based tool conceived and developed by the JRC to report and disseminate cancer burden indicators at European  level, namely on cancer incidence, mortality, and… more
Published: 20 November 2017
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 newly elected ENCR Steering Committee and… more
Published: 19 May 2017
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
Published: 27 February 2017
This is an intensive course on the principles, methods and applications of cancer survival with population-based data, using lectures, computer-based analytic exercises with real data, review sessions and a session for participants to present their own work or ideas. Net survival will be the main… more
Published: 16 February 2017
The course focuses on statistical methods and recent advances in statistical methods for excess risk analysis and will be held from Monday 3rdJuly to Friday 7th July 2017. It is devoted to biostatisticians, statisticians, epidemiologists; researchers and students; working in a registry of cancer,… more
Published: 04 October 2016
The 61st ENCR Steering Committee meeting took place on 4 October 2016. A summary of the minutes is available here. The 62nd ENCR Steering Committee will take place on Tuesday 31 January 2017.
Published: 21 February 2018
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
Published: 29 January 2018
Important Information Agenda Application/Registration Financial Support The training on data coding, organised jointly by the ENCR Steering Committee and the European Commission Joint Research Centre, will be a side event to the 2018 ENCR Scientific Meeting. The aim is to improve… more
Published: 24 November 2017
To promote the use of the EUROCIM software, ENCR organizes courses based on the statistical analysis facilities of this package. The Eurocim course covers the following topics: Retrieval of incidence and mortality data stored in EUROCIM, Statistical background for analysis of descriptive data… more
Published: 24 November 2017
The third edition of ICD-O was published in 2000. A series of coding courses has been arranged by ENCR for trainers of cancer registry personnel. The main topics covered are: Overview of changes ICD-O-2 to ICD-O-3 Differences between ICD-O-3 and ICD-10 Content and structure of the manual ICD… more
Published: 24 November 2017
It is important to ensure that standard methods of analysis and appropriate presentations are used in cancer registry reports and research. Some registries have a distinguished history of use of their data in health services and epidemiological research. For others, there may be a need to enhance… more
Published: 29 January 2018
IMPORTANT INFORMATION Meeting venue: Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark The Workshop will take place in the morning of 26 September, prior to the ENCR Scientific Meeting. The language of the Workshop will be English. Important dates Registration from 15 June 2018 to 31 August 2018  … more
Published: 24 November 2017
With the increasing availability of medical data in electronic databases, transfer of electronic data from the data sources to the cancer registry is likely to increase substantially in the future. With the aim to make existing automated systems comparable, to reduce the proportion of cases… more
Published: 26 February 2018
Important Information Abstract submission Author guidelines Agenda Registration Financial Support Social events Conference side events Accommodation Transportation in Copenhagen The ENCR Scientific Meeting and General Assembly provides the opportunity for all European cancer… more
Published: 04 October 2016
The JRC and the ENCR organised the 2016 ENCR Scientific Meeting and General Assembly, from 5-7 October in Baveno, Italy. The purpose of this bienial meeting was for European cancer registries to share research findings, discuss cancer registration issues, exchange ideas and best practices, network… more
Published: 12 November 2014
The ENCR and the JRC organised the 2014 ENCR Scientific Meeting and General Assembly. The purpose of this meeting was for European cancer registries to share research findings, discuss cancer registration issues, exchange ideas and best practices, network, present epidemiological work based on… more
Published: 19 September 2012
More information, including meeting presentations, is available here
Published: 19 June 2012
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