Published: 17 April 2019
Reports on incidence and mortality rates of different cancers had become a constant of the Cluj Regional Cancer Registry, since 2008. These reports are considered to be of great importance for oncologists, public health researchers and health services,… more
Published: 19 March 2019
The European Platform on Rare Disease Registration (EU RD Platform) developed by the Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC) in collaboration with DG SANTE has been launched and is accessible online at the following link: https://eu-rd-platform.… more
Published: 18 March 2019
The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine is seeking to recruit an Assistant Professor in Medical Statistics and Epidemiology to work on global surveillance of cancer survival in the CONCORD Central Analytic Team. This is a full-time position funded by the European Research Council up to… more
Published: 25 February 2019
The ENCR Steering Committee endorses and encourages the active Use of the published Toronto Childhood Cancer Stage Guidelines by Cancer Registries. Tumour-specific staging systems have been developed over many years. However, for many childhood cancers, more than one system is in use for the same… more
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: 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: 07 March 2019
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
Published: 18 February 2019
Important Information Agenda Application/Registration Financial Support Coding topography, morphology and stage. The aim of this course is to support data coding for European… 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: 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: 05 March 2019
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
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 organising the 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