The Cancer Information group at the European Commission's Joint Research Centre in Ispra (Italy) is offering a trainee work experience for an activity in cancer epidemiology and registration. The call is available at this link: https://… more
Welsh Cancer Intelligence and Surveillance Unit, Knowledge Directorate, Public Health Wales  Location:  Cardiff, Wales, (UK)Salary:  £44,606 to £50,819 per annumWorking pattern:  Full time, 37.5 hours per weekCloses:  17th November 2019 Initially fixed term until 31 March 2021, following which the… more
The IARC/WHO ICD-O Committee has updated the draft ICD-O-3.1 classification, with new morphology codes and terms from the 4th series of WHO Classification of Tumours (Blue Books). The new version… more
A training on Cancer Registry Data for coding topography, morphology and stage took place in Ispra, Italy, on 5-6 June 2019. It had 32 participants from 12 European countries. The presentations from the training are now available at the… more
The JRC-ENCR Quality Check Software has been updated to version 1.8.1 and is now available on the ENCR website. The main updates with respect to QCS version 1.8, released in December 2018, are: • ability to be run also in background. The GUI (… more
The objective of this course is to impart foundational knowledge to support the development of cancer registries and to provide detailed coding methodology for several specific cancer sites.
Hosted by the Andalusian School of Public Health and organised jointly with the EC Joint Research Centre and the ENCR. Further details and webpage coming soon.  
The IACR (International Association of Cancer Registries) and the North American Association of Central Cancer Registries (NAACCR) organise a combined conference of NAACCR and IACR. The conference will take place 9–13 June  2019, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Registration is now open.… more
JRC and ENCR organised on 5-6 June 2019 a training on Cancer Registry Data Coding at the JRC, Ispra, Italy. The agenda is available here.
Aims The objective of this course is to impart foundational knowledge to support the development of cancer registries and to provide detailed coding methodology for several specific cancer sites. The agenda is shaped in a way to suit both the newly established, re-established or to-be established… more
This 14th annual short course will take place at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM). The faculty will include internationally renowned experts in the field of cancer survival analysis and methods, and 20 researchers in the Cancer Survival Group. The main topics include… more
JRC and ENCR organised on 5-6 June 2019 a training on Cancer Registry Data Coding at the JRC, Ispra, Italy. The agenda is available more
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
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
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
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
Hosted by the Andalusian School of Public Health and organised jointly with the EC Joint Research Centre and the ENCR. Further details and webpage coming soon.  
The IACR (International Association of Cancer Registries) and the North American Association of Central Cancer Registries (NAACCR) organise a combined conference of NAACCR and IACR. The conference will take place 9–13 June  2019, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Registration is now open.… more
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 organising the 2019 edition of its Ascension annual meeting… more
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