NCRA relies on its membership for committee leadership and expertise. Volunteers represent a key strategic asset of NCRA as they provide an integral role in guiding the content deliverable to the membership. The work they do on behalf of NCRA allows far broader and deeper support to the membership than would otherwise be possible.
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.