Following the cancer incidence and mortality estimates for 2020 produced by JRC and IARC and available at the European Cancer Information System (ECIS), the JRC and the ENCR are interested in investigating about the quantitative impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the cancer cases recorded in 2020… more
The Slovenian cancer registry is conducting a short survey with the aim to better understand the level of detail of data on registered paediatric cancer cases in Europe for potential collaboration in the future. The main purpose is to: identify registries that have or are planning to have… more
The new data call is open for all European population-based Cancer Registries in order to update the European Cancer Information System. More information.
The ENCR Steering Committee endorsed the new recommendation on Recording and Reporting of Urothelial Tumours, concluding the work initiated by the Working group. English and Spanish versions are available. More information.
The ENCR working group on basis of diagnosis has completed its work and proposes a new set of recommendations that are now in the consultation phase to the registries. more
Objectives Important information Presentation OBJECTIVES Although most cancer cases are still pathologically confirmed novel techniques including cytogenetics and molecular diagnostics are increasingly used.
The research unit SESSTIM and its partners of the Challenges in the Estimation of Net SURvival (CENSUR) working survival Group offers an advanced course on statistical methods for excess risk analysis, at Corte, Université de Corse (France) from July 4th to 8th, 2022.
Last November 30th the Netherlands Comprehensive Cancer Organisation hosted the online symposium of the Netherlands Cancer Registry. The symposium focused on how to improve cancer care and prevention with insights from cancer registries. Cancer registries are the fuel for Europe’s Beating Cancer… more
The Comprehensive Cancer Organisation Netherlands (IKNL) invites all European Cancer Registries interested for an online symposium on the 30th of November.
The ENCR Scientific Meeting 2021 will be organised virtually this year, over three half-days.
Objectives Important information Presentation OBJECTIVES Although most cancer cases are still pathologically confirmed novel techniques including cytogenetics and molecular diagnostics are increasingly… 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,… more
Agenda Presentations The course was organised by the Cluj Regional Cancer Registry with the support from the EC Joint Research Centre and the ENCR Steering Committee. It provided basic knowledge on methods for data collection, coding… more
  The course had around 80 participants attending from 26 countries. The presentation from the course is available… 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… 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
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… 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