Published: 22 February 2019
The 68th ENCR Steering Committee meeting took place on 24 September 2018. A summary of the minutes is available here.
Published: 21 January 2019
New rules for the election of ENCR Steering Committee members have been approved at the 69th ENCR Steering Committee meeting on 17 January 2019. These rules will be applied at the next elections, in 2021. See more information here.
Published: 22 October 2018
Luc Raymond passed away in Geneva on October 14.   A statistician close to his forties, in 1972 Dr Raymond established the Geneva Cancer Registry, of which he was in charge until his retirement in 2001. The Geneva Registry was the first in its country and among the first in Southern Europe.   Since… more
Published: 05 October 2018
  The technical report describes the ECIS web-application, released in February 2018. - Description and framework of the European Cancer Information System and the ECIS web application - Getting started with the ECIS web application - Description of the projects and studies included in the ECIS… more
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: 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: 18 February 2019
Coding topography, morphology and stage. The aim of this course is to support data coding for European cancer registries by describing the corresponding international classifications and their principles for implementation. At the end of the course, participants should: a.       be familiar with… more
Published: 21 January 2019
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
Published: 05 June 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: 10 January 2018
The training on data coding, was organised jointly by the ENCR Steering Committee and the European Commission Joint Research Centre. The aim was to improve comparability and harmonisation, particularly on coding topography/morphology and stage.… 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: 10 October 2018
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
Published: 10 October 2018
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
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: 18 February 2019
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 organisingthe 2019 edition of its Ascension annual meeting… 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