2021 Cancer Registries Conference Draws Westat Research
The North American Association of Central Cancer Registries (NAACCR) Summer Forum, a yearly conference providing high-level educational content and member-sponsored research, will be held June 15-17, 2021. NAACCR develops and promotes uniform data standards for cancer registration.
Westat staff (names in bold) will be attending and presenting their research papers. Note: * indicates the presenter.
Tuesday, June 15, 2021, 3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Concurrent Session 1.A: Challenges & Solutions in Cancer Registry Operations
Results of Year 1 Data Quality Evaluation of CDC’s National Program of Cancer Registries. Authors: Mary Mesnard, Denise Duran, Maricarmen Traverso-Ortiz*, and Shantel Dailey.
Concurrent Session 1.D: Denominators for Small Area Analysis
Congressional District Populations for Estimation of Cancer Rates. Authors: David Stinchcomb*, Zaria Tatalovich, and Diane Ng.