NAACCR 2022 Conference-Call for Abstracts Reminder

  • 1.  NAACCR 2022 Conference-Call for Abstracts Reminder

    Posted 01-05-2022 16:09
    Edited by Monica Thornton 01-05-2022 16:08



    Call for Abstracts and Pre-Conference workshop proposals Open



    NAACCR 2022
    Call for Abstracts Reminder

    NAACCR welcomes submissions from colleagues, health professionals, and students interested in cancer surveillance, research, and registry operations. All primary authors whose abstract is accepted must be available to present on June 14-16. The day and time will be determined in the Spring of 2022.

    The 2022 Annual Conference will provide attendees with the opportunity to share ideas and learn from national experts in cancer surveillance, cancer registry operations, and cancer research. Sessions will explore new developments in cancer surveillance from multiple perspectives in North America. Abstracts may be submitted on new and emerging topics and innovations in operations. Some suggested topic areas include:

    Effects of Covid-19 on Cancer Surveillance and Operations

    Big Ideas in Cancer Surveillance 

    • How to modernize the Cancer Surveillance System
    • How to make cancer data more timely
    • Visions for the future 

    Epidemiologic Studies using Cancer Surveillance Data

    • Epidemiologic Studies
    • Social determinants and cancer disparities
    • Using real world data from cancer registries to improve cancer outcomes

    New Directions and IT Solutions    

    • Technologic and scientific advances and innovations
    • New and emerging methods of data collection

    Childhood Cancers

    • Surveillance issues specific to children
    • Childhood Cancer Data Initiative, National Childhood Cancer Registry and STAR Projects
    • Pediatric Epidemiology

    Data Collection, Tools and Operations

    • Data quality control and standards
    • Innovative operations and procedures
    • Overcoming issues with data sharing

    Other Relevant Topics


    Abstract Submission Deadline:


    All abstracts must be submitted online through the portal by February 16, 2022.


    See Abstract Guidelines on the Conference Webpage under the Call for Abstracts Tab