The 76th ENCR Steering Committee virtual meeting took place on 19 April 2021. A summary of the minutes is available here.
A Grant-holder position is available at the EC Joint Research Centre, Ispra (Italy) to work on the EXPLORATORY RESEARCH PROJECT - Understanding the links between SOil pollution and CancEr” (SOLACE). More information can be found… more
The JRC and the ENCR Steering Committee are organising a new data call to the European cancer registries, in order to update the cancer burden statistics in the European Cancer Information System. Through a coordinated data call and the sharing of protocols, registries will be able to submit their… 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