Cancer Registry Events Calendar

All NCRA Events, Education, State Meetings, Partner Events, and more.
E-mail to add your event to the calendar.



Cervical Health Awareness Month


National Cancer Prevention Month

February 4
World Cancer Day

February 9
CTR Prep Webinar: Analysis & Data Usage

February 11
CTR Prep Webinar: Follow-Up and Data Quality Assurance

February 16
CTR Prep Webinar: Cancer Program Accreditations

February 18
CTR Prep Webinar: Registry Organization & Operations

February 23
The Massachusetts Cancer Registry's Ninth Annual Educational Workshop hosted by Dana-Farber / Brigham and Women's Cancer Center 
Dial In Information

February 24
Complimentary Webinar: Understanding Your Registry Database



National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
Kidney Cancer Awareness Month
Multiple Myeloma Awareness Month

March 1
Deadline for Early-Bird Conference Registration Rate
($260 for NCRA members)

March 5-27
CTR Exam Testing Window
Application deadline: February 24

March 12
Anal Cancer Awareness Day 

March 21
Anniversary of the First CTR Exam in 1983


National Cancer Control Month
Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month
Minority Cancer Awareness Month
Testicular Cancer Awareness Month

April 5-9
National Cancer Registrars Week 2021

April 7
Live Webinar: Coding Grade: Updates

April 13-19
National Oral, Head, and Neck Cancer Awareness Week

April 14
Live Webinar: 2021 Solid Tumor Rules Manual: Navigating Revisions

April 28
Live Webinar: Coding Rules for SSDIs



Bladder Cancer Awareness Month
Brain Tumor Awareness Month
Cancer Research Month
Melanoma and Skin Cancer Awareness Month
Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month

May 4 and May 6
May 11 and May 13

Virtual Fundamentals of Abstracting (FOA) Workshop
(12:00 PM  to 4:00 PM ET)



Cancer Survivors Month
Sarcoma and Bone Cancer Awareness Month

June 3-5
NCRA's 2021 Virtual Annual Conference

June 8 and June 10
Virtual CTR Exam Prep Workshop
(12:00 PM to 3:00 PM ET)

June 18-July 10
CTR Exam Testing Window
Application deadline: June 4



August 11-13
2021 West Coast Regional Conference



Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
Uterine Cancer Awareness Month
Gynecological Cancer Awareness Month
Blood Cancer Awareness Month
Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month

September 23-24
51st Annual Ohio Cancer Registrars Association State Educational Meeting
Strongsville, OH 



National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Liver Cancer Awareness Month

October 15-November 6
CTR Exam Testing Window
Application deadline: October 1


Lung Cancer Awareness Month
Carcinoid Cancer Awareness Month
Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month
Stomach Cancer Awareness Month

November 7
National Cancer Awareness Day


December 31
NCRA Membership Cycle 2021 expires
Deadline to Renew January 31, 2022
CTR RE-Certification CE Cycle ending 2021 expires
Deadline to Submit January 31, 2022