Facilitate the expansion of data use for research, cancer prevention and control, and clinical outcomes; and improve access to pooled data across states and provinces for research.
Responsible for NAACCR Certification results.
The CRN is a coordinating body for CiNA data use and best practices, primarily through identifying and supporting CiNA-related manuscripts. CRN also provides coordination of these manuscripts for publication and mentor/mentee opportunities for NAACCR members.
The Geospatial Resources & Analysis (GRA) workgroup was formed to address the appropriate uses of geographic information systems (GIS) and spatial research in cancer registry practice.
Create resources to support cancer registry work including appropriate population estimates and ABSM. Special focus during this period on releasing previously developed tract-level population estimates, adjusting for loss of bridged-race and issue with Census 2020 due to differential privacy.
The focus of the SMB WG is to generate data-driven, original content for social media and the NAACCR Website. The content produced by the SMB WG is intended to promote the use of CiNA data and highlight research being conducted either by our members or using cancer surveillance data.