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The work of dedicated cancer reporters like you makes it possible for researchers to determine cancer incidence in populations, identify health disparities, and so much more. To support your commitment to the field of cancer registry, TCR offers basic and specialized training, advanced workshops and software training. Dates, locations and topics are posted as they become available. To request a training, complete our training request form.

Basic Training Series 

The Texas Cancer Registry (TCR) is pleased to offer our 2022 Basic Training Webinar Series. This live webinar series is for Texas cancer reporters and will cover all reportable data items required by the National Cancer Institute’s (NCI) Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) National Program of Cancer Registries (NPCR). This training will cover information on the TCR and its operations, casefinding and follow-up, coding and staging standards for cancer registration, as well as solid tumor rules and treatment for cases diagnosed January 1, 2022 forward.

Register for TCR Basic Training

The series will be conducted live via webinar on Mondays and Wednesdays 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM CT for six weeks, beginning on February 14th. Recordings and materials will be available on FLccSC after each session is completed.

Basic Training Schedule
 Date  Session Topics
2/14/2022  TCR and Cancer Reporting
2/16/2022  Casefinding and Reportability
2/21/2022  ICD-O-3.2
2/23/2022  Solid Tumor Rules
2/28/2022  Hematopoietic and Lymphoid Neoplasms
3/2/2022  Demographic Information
3/7/2022  Description of Neoplasm
3/9/2022  Summary Stage and EOD
3/14/2022  First Course Therapy
3/16/2022  SSDIs
3/21/2022  Follow-up Information
3/23/2022  Text Documentation


Statewide Training Series 

TCR is excited to sponsor the 2022 Statewide Training with Denise C. Harrison, LLC for Texas reporters. This live webinar series is designed for intermediate- and advanced-level cancer reporters who want to grow their abstracting and coding skills. It begins on April 19, 2022 with a new webinar once a week for six weeks. 

To view details and register for each session, click the corresponding registration links below. You must register for each live webinar separately. Once you are registered, you will receive a confirmation email that provides information on how to join the live webinar. A reminder email with the presentation materials will be sent out one week prior to each live session. In order to receive the presentation materials, please do not wait to enroll on the day of the live webinar.

Statewide Training Schedule
 Date Session Topics Registration Links
 April 19, 2022  What's New for 2022 and Colorectal Cancer Register for 4/19
 April 26, 2022  AJCC Chapter 1 and NETs Register for 4/26
 May 3, 2022  Text Documentation and Prostate Cancer Register for 5/3
 May 10, 2022  Class of Case and Melanoma Surgery Register for 5/10
 May 17, 2022  Breast Cancer Abstracting Register for 5/17
 May 24, 2022  Q&A Session Register for 5/24

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Last updated March 14, 2022