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Webinar Information


Webinar Information

The Texas Cancer Registry (TCR) sponsors two types of live broadcast webinars:  National Cancer Registrars Association (NCRA) and The North American Association of Central Cancer Registries (NAACCR).  For an overview of the webinar administration process click here.

Webinar Attendance Form


The North American Association of Central Cancer Registries (NAACCR)

  • The Texas Cancer Registry (TCR) facilitates a series of web seminars (Webinars) for cancer reporting professionals.
  • Webinars address cancer data collection for a specific site and will include information on anatomy, multiple primary and histology coding rules, collaborative staging, and treatment data items.
  • Didactic exercises will be completed and answers with rationale will be presented.
  • The Webinar series will be broadcast at host locations across Texas at no cost to participants.
  • You are welcome to attend any of the locations listed. Registration is not required.
  • NAACCR requires successful completion of the post-webinar quiz to obtain a Continuing Education Certificate.
    Upon the completion of the quiz, attendees will be able to print a Continuing Education Certificate. Please note as this is new.
  • Previous NAACCR webinar material is found by clicking on the corresponding link below or visiting: 


2014-2015 NAACCR Webinar Schedule
10.02.14 Directly Coded Stage Data: Using the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual 7th Ed. and Summary Stage 2000
11.06.14 Collecting Cancer Data: Hematopoietic and Lymphoid Neoplasms
12.04.14 Using the Multiple Primary and Histology (MP/H) Coding Rules
01.08.15 Collecting Cancer Data: Testis
02.05.15 Collecting Cancer Data: Uterus
03.05.15 Abstracting and Coding Boot Camp: Cancer Case Scenarios
04.02.15 Collecting Cancer Data: Stomach and Esophagus
05.07.15 Collecting Cancer Data: Larynx and Thyroid
06.04.15 Collecting Cancer Data: Pancreas
07.09.15 Survivorship Care Plans
08.06.15 Collecting Cancer Data: Central Nervous System
09.03.15 Coding Pitfalls

Please see link to the NAACCR Broadcast Locations for times and locations near you.


The National Cancer Registrar's Association (NCRA)

  • The Advanced Education Committee has developed a Webinar series directed at understanding and addressing complex coding issues to reduce discrepancies in collaborative and TN&M staging and multiple primary and histology coding.
  • These advanced Webinars will be hosted by the TCR, and are based on data compiled from IACoS/COC I&R, SINQ, NPCR Train the Trainer seminars, and state inquiry issues.
  • The Webinar series will be broadcast at locations across Texas.
  • Participants are welcome to attend at any of the host locations. Registration is not required.
  • Please note that NCRA will provide only PAID registrants with CE credit. For information on registering and earning CE credits through the NCRA, log on to: NCRA Workshops.
  • Previous NCRA webinar material is found by clicking on the corresponding link below or visiting: 


2013-2014 NCRA Webinar Schedule
11.20.13 Strategic Abstracting: Non-Malignant Brain & Central Nervous System
12.11.13 Strategic Abstracting: Hematopoietics
01.22.14 Strategic Abstracting: Bladder

To view/listen to webinars requires WebEx media player.  You can download it for free here.

*External (Non-DSHS) links to other sites are intended to be informational and do not have the endorsement of the Texas Department of State Health Services. Also, these sites may not be accessible to persons with disabilities.

If you have questions, please contact the TCR e-Reporting and Training Team.


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Last updated September 17, 2014