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NAACCRNAACCReview is a publication covering various subjects within and relating to the cancer surveillance field. All NAACCR members are encouraged to submit content for use in future releases.

Initially, we are developing two main categories: 1) Editorial based reviews of news in the cancer field and 2) Overviews of studies relevant to our members. Additional categories may be created based on level of interest in the membership.

Editorial based review examples:

  1. Medicare to Cover Annual Lung Cancer Screening for Some Beneficiaries” – Article review by Dee W. West, Ph.D. of the Cancer Registry of Greater California.
  2. Breast Cancer Screening Draft Recommendations” – USPSTF update reviewed by Kathy Cronin, Ph.D, Deputy Associate Director, Surveillance Research Program.

Study review examples:

  1. Misclassification of Sex in Central Cancer Registries” – Overview of study published in NCRA’s Journal of Registry Management by Francis P. Boscoe, Ph.D. of the New York State Cancer Registry.
  2. Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer” – Overview of study published in JNCI’s Oxford Journals by Recinda Sherman, Ph.D. of NAACCR:

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If you are interested in submitting content to NAACCReview, please contact Rebecca Cassady at (909) 558-6174, rcassady@llu.edu

If you have any questions about blogging please contact Dustin Dennison, NAACCR IT Administrator at (217) 698-0800 x8, ddennison@naaccr.org