NAACCR 2022 Annual Conference Call for Abstracts is Open!

  • 1.  NAACCR 2022 Annual Conference Call for Abstracts is Open!

    Posted 12-10-2021 12:08

    NAACCR 2022 Call for Abstracts

    Now Open!

    Boise, Idaho

    June 14-16, 2022



    NAACCR is pleased to invite you to submit abstracts for oral or poster presentation at the 2022 NAACCR Annual Conference June 2022 located in Boise, Idaho!


    Abstract Submission Guidelines

    Submit your Abstract


    We welcome 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 Guidelines

    The word limit for abstracts is 350. They must be submitted in English.

    Standard abbreviations and acronyms may be used without prior definition; all non-standard terms must be defined where first used in the text.

    Please check your abstract carefully; it will be published as submitted.

    No changes may be made to abstracts once the abstract submission deadline has passed.

    Abstracts received after the deadline will not be considered. Only submitted abstracts will be sent for review and considered for presentation.

    The Abstract Review Committee will determine the presentation type of each accepted abstract, with consideration given to the author's preference. The committee's decision is final.

    The presenting author is required to ensure that all co-authors are aware of the content of the abstract before submission.

    Submission of an abstract indicates acceptance of and compliance with the abstract submission guidelines.

    To present an abstract in person at the conference, the presenter must be fully vaccinated and provide proof of vaccination.

    All accepted abstracts will be considered to be presented in-person except where noted "Virtual". A limited number of virtual presentations will be accepted. Virtual presentations will not be presented live at the conference but will be available at a later date through the recorded conference library.


    All abstracts must be submitted online through the portal by February 16, 2022. For questions on the abstract submission process, please contact


    Abstract Submission Guidelines

    Submit your Abstract


    See you in Boise!