The European Commission Joint Research Centre, Health in Society Unit is looking for a Public Health Data Analyst. Within its Directorate for Health, Consumers and Reference Materials, the Health in Society Unit supports EU policies in public health for promoting excellence and equality of health… more
The Fondo Elena Moroni for Oncology has announced that the contest for The Enrico Anglesio Prize 2022 Virtual is now open. In addition to the main Enrico Anglesio Prize, two satellite Prizes will be awarded: the Elvo Tempia Prize (offered by the Tempia Foundation) for the youngest best competitor… more
Following the cancer incidence and mortality estimates for 2020 produced by JRC and IARC and available at the European Cancer Information System (ECIS), the JRC and the ENCR are interested in investigating about the quantitative impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the cancer cases recorded in 2020… more
The Slovenian cancer registry is conducting a short survey with the aim to better understand the level of detail of data on registered paediatric cancer cases in Europe for potential collaboration in the future. The main purpose is to: identify registries that have or are planning to have… more
The ENCR Steering Committee endorsed the new recommendation on Recording and Reporting of Urothelial Tumours, concluding the work initiated by the Working group. English, Spanish and French versions are available. More information.
School offers introductory and advanced courses in medical statistics and epidemiology, and their application to clinical and etiology research and public health. It is meant to provide researchers, physicians, and health professionals with insight into available analytical tools for planning… more
Training on Principles and Practice of Cancer Registration, Ljubljana, Slovenia: 20-22 November 2019
The training was organised by the JRC, ENCR, IARC and the Slovenian Cancer Registry. JRC and ENCR were responsible for the training on 21-22 Nov, the agenda is available here.
IARC, Lyon (France), 25 to 29 November 2013 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… more
Izmir (Turkey), 30 September to 4 October 2013 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-… more
Training of registry staff helps to increase the quality and comparability of cancer registry data - one of the aims of the ENCR. In order to maintain a standard course content, a core curriculum has been established, based on a collection of previously-used teaching materials. In addition,… 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