Surveillance

Through rigorous monitoring and comprehensive analysis of cancer incidence and mortality data, cancer surveillance offers a clearer lens into the patterns and intricacies of the disease. This invaluable insight not only frames the direction of public health strategies but also underscores the areas of research and cancer prevention that require focused attention.

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Registries

NAACCR Board of Directors Spearheads Review of NAACCR Certification Standards

Since 1998, NAACCR has evaluated annual data submissions from central cancer registries as part of the NAACCR certification process. Over…

Events

NAACCR Participates in the USCDI+ Cancer Research Data Exchange Summit

On May 8th and 9th, the U.S. Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) and other federal…

Surveillance

NAACCR December 2023 Call for Data Update

NAACCR has completed the data quality assessments of the December 2023 Call for Data (CFD) Submission File. We will be…

Members

CiNA Writing Network Workgroup Seeks Members!

The CiNA Writing Network is a new Research & Data Use workgroup! This workgroup will oversee methods and research papers…

Association

Looking Ahead: Changes Approved for 2025 Registry Data Standards

The High-Level Strategic Group (HLSG) voted earlier this month to approve changes to the NAACCR Data Standards and Data Dictionary…

Registries

VPR: Leveraging Registry Data for World Trade Center Studies

Since inviting the next round of investigators to utilize NAACCR’s Virtual Pooled Registry Cancer Linkage System (VPR-CLS), six studies have…

Surveillance

NAACCR Weighs in on USCDI+ Cancer Registry Use Case Development

The U.S. Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) recently invited NAACCR to participate in its development of a United States…

Registries

VPR: Facilitating Primary and Secondary Sharing of Cancer Registry Data

Cancer registries participating in the Virtual Pooled Registry Cancer Linkage System (VPR) routinely release cancer information for inclusion in and…

Association

NAACCR Launches New Interoperability Resources Webpage

Streamline your understanding of interoperability in healthcare, public health, and research with NAACCR’s new webpage. Find links to standards, policies,…

Registries

NAACCR Surgery Code Crosswalks Enable Analysis Over Time

Submitted on behalf of the NAACCR Surgery Code Crosswalk Task Force Background If you are familiar with cancer registry operations,…