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.
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
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
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
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 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.
JRC and ENCR organised on 3-4 May 2017 a training on Cancer Data Collection and Comparability with one day devoted to issues related to data collection, and the second day to quality aspects of data analysis. A specific session on childhood cancer registration was included.
The Paediatric Oncology for Cancer Registries is a unique course, organized by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) in the framework of the European Network for Cancer Research in Children and Adolescents (ENCCA), a Network of Excellence funded by the European Commission in FP7.… more
The aim of the training is to provide cancer registries staff with an understanding of good practices and procedures to establish/improve their registries and harmonise their process for collection of cancer data. This will facilitate inter-comparative studies on specific cancer types which in turn… more
JRC and ENCR organised on 3-4 May 2017 a training event on Cancer Data Collection and Comparability with one day devoted to issues related to data collection, and the second day to quality aspects of data analysis. A specific session on childhood cancer registration was included. The course was… more
A Training Workshop on Quality of Cancer Registry Data took place on 5 October 2016, as a side event to the Scientific Meeting and General Assembly. About 50 participants attended the workshop which covered the process of data quality evaluation, methods for assessing the completeness of data,… more