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TUESDAY, JUNE 10, 2008
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
CONCURRENT SESSION 1
Section A:
Registry Software Tools
Mt. Evans
01
Link Plus Version 2: An Essential Central Cancer Registry (CCR) Linkage Tool
Kathleen K. Thoburn (CDC National Program of Cancer Registries/Contractor, Northrop Grumman)
02
Web Plus Version 2: Secure Web-Based Functions for Death Certificate and Pathology Lab Follow-Back Efforts
Kathleen K. Thoburn (CDC National Program of Cancer Registries/Contractor, Northrop Grumman)
Section B:
Registry Operations
Grays Peak
04
NAACCR's National Provider Identifier Resource
Kevin A. Henry (New Jersey State Cancer Registry
05
2007 Multiple Primary Rules: Impact on Incidence Rates
Gary M. Levin (Florida Cancer Data System)
06
Section C:
Capturing Clinical Data
Mt. Elbert
09
Section D:
Population-Based Studies
Mt. Columbia
10
11
Assessing Burden of HPV-Associated Cancer in the U.S., 1998-2003 (ABHACUS): Monitoring the Impact of Emerging Technologies Using Cancer Registry Data
Margaret Watson (Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
Section E:
Special Populations
Mt. Sopris
13
Section E:
NAACCR 101
Mt. Wilson
16
NAACCR 101
Shannon Vann, Jim Hofferkamp (NAACCR)
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
CONCURRENT SESSION 2
Section B:
Data Quality
Grays Peak
21
Analytic Considerations When Shifting from Direct-Coded to CS-Derived AJCC Staging
Jerri Linn Phillips (American College of Surgeons, Commission on Cancer)
22
Quality Control Abstract Review Process
Sarah Manson (Florida Cancer Data System)
Section C:
Electronic Reporting
Mt. Elbert
23
PERC: Envisioning the Next Generation of E-PATH
Jennifer Seiffert (Northrop-Grumman)
Section E:
Health Disparities
Mt. Sopris
31
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 11, 2008
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
CONCURRENT SESSION 3
Section A:
Registry Operations - Economics
Mt. Evans
33
SEER Registry Operations Cost Analysis: Nov 2006-Oct 2007
Amy Garson (National Cancer Institute/SEER)
Section C:
Population-Based Studies
Mt. Elbert
36
THURSDAY, JUNE 12, 2008
8:30 am - 10:00 am
CONCURRENT SESSION 4
Section A:
Cancer Surveillance in Asian Countries - Invited Session
Mt. Evans
 
Cancer Surveillance in Shanghai, China
Ying Zheng (Shanghai Cancer Registry)
Presented by: Xiaocheng Wu (Louisiana Tumor Registry)
 
Cancer Surveillance in Taiwan
Chu Pei-yi (Changhua Christian Hospital, Changhua, Taiwan)
Section C:
Cancer Survivorship
Mt. Elbert
46
47
Detecting Significant Spatial Patterns of Survival from Breast and Prostate Cancer in Michigan
Glenn Copeland (Michigan Cancer Surveillance Program, Michigan Dept. of Community Health)
Section D:
Data Linkage Studies
Mt. Columbia
48
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
CONCURRENT SESSION 5
Section A:
Training/Education
Mt. Evans
54
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Cancer Registrar Training: A Model to Meet Today's Challenges
Carol Hahn Johnson (National Cancer Institute/SEER)
56
Section B:
GIS/Spatial Analysis
Grays Peak
57
Screening for Increased Cancer Risk Near Toxic Waste Sites
Recinda Sherman (Florida Cancer Data System)
Section C:
Population-Based Studies
Mt. Elbert
60
Marital Status and Stage at Diagnosis of Invasive Melanoma of the Skin
James L. Fisher (Ohio State Comprehensive Cancer Center, James Cancer Hospital & Solove Research Institute)
Section D:
Registry Operations
Mt. Columbia
64
Optimizing Registry Resources: California's Workgroup-Based Strategic Planning Project to Manage Declining Resources and Streamline Registry Functions
Barry Gordon (California Surveillance Section, Cancer Surveillance and Research Branch, California Dept. of Public Health)
Section E:
Data Quality
Mt. Sopris
67
1:45 pm - 3:30 pm
PLENARY SESSION 3
Grand Ballroom
 
NAACCR SHOWCASE
Plenary Session Moderator: Betsy Kohler
Acting Executive Director (NAACCR)
1:45 pm - 2:15 pm
2:15 pm - 2:45 pm
2:45 pm - 3:15 pm
Public Comments on the New Death Clearance Guidelines
Robin Otto (Pennsylvania Cancer Registry)