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Journal of Registry Management.
Sherry L. Giberti, CTR; Editor
Barbara J. Dearmon, BS, CTR
Janet Reynolds, CTR
Mary Maloney, CTR
Cancer registrars are data information specialists that capture a complete history, diagnosis, treatment, and health status for every cancer patient in the U.S. The curated data provides essential information to researchers, healthcare providers, and public health officials to better monitor and advance cancer treatments, conduct research, and improve cancer prevention and screening programs. Learn more about how to become a cancer registrar and how cancer registry data is used to improve public health.