ANCR 2012

The ANCR Annual Meeting 2012 will be held in Oslo on 29.-30. August. The deadline for registration is 30. April. The Cancer Registry of Norway has great pleasure in inviting you to an interesting conference.
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New deadline for registration: 20th June
Abstract deadline: 7th June

The Association of the Nordic Cancer Registries (ANCR) is composed of the national cancer registries in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Sweden, Faroe Islands and Norway.

 This year the Cancer Registry of Norway will be hosting the Annual Symposium

Date: 29th -30th August 2012
Venue: Soria Moria Conference Centre, Oslo Norway
Tentative time schedule: From 11 am on 29th to 5 pm on 30th August
Deadline for registration: 20th June


The main topics are:

  • Cancer biology and etiological research
  • New concepts of causality, methodological developments, and use of cancer registry data

In addition, we look forward to receiving abstracts online for the following topics:

  • Clinical epidemiology and use of clinical registries
  • Cancer screening programmes and screening related research
  • Cancer survival and survivorship

Guidelines for Preparation of Abstracts for oral or poster presentation:
Abstracts should be submitted in English which will be the official language of the symposium. Please state whether the abstract is an oral or poster presentation. The authors and co-authors names and place of work (institution and city) should be stated. Degrees, titles and acknowledgements should be omitted. Please ensure that the title of the abstract clearly indicates the content. Abbreviations may only be used in the text if they are defined when used first. To provide maximum information in the abstract please include; Background, Material & Methods, Results and Conclusions. The abstract may not exceed 400 words.

Oral presentations will be allocated 10 minutes plus 5 minutes for discussion. A poster session will be organized where the authors have 2 minutes for a brief description of the poster plus 3 minutes for questions and comments.

Please send the abstracts to