IACR Scientific Conference, New Calendonia: Call for Abstracts

31 January 2020

The International Association of Cancer Registries (IACR) is pleased to invite you to submit abstracts for oral or poster presentation at IACR 2020, its 42nd annual scientific  conference. Taking place on 13 – 15 October 2020, Noumea, New Caledonia, the meeting is an opportunity to learn from experts in cancer surveillance, cancer registry operations, and cancer research.

IACR welcomes submissions from colleagues, health professionals, and students interested in cancer surveillance, research, and registry operations. Accepted poster presentations will be considered for the conference’s Poster Awards and oral presenters who meet the criteria for the Enrico Anglesio Award will be eligible to compete for this prestigious award.

Qualified participants may also apply for IACR fellowships.  Details and application procedures are available here: IACR fellowships

Topic Areas:

  • Cancer Registration in the Pacific Islands
  • Survival Analysis Studies
  • Data Linkage: Possibilities and Barriers
  • Childhood Cancer
  • Early Detection, Screening and the Role of Registries
  • Current and Emerging Cancer Risk Factors

Abstracts Submission Deadline: 31 March 2020,  11:50 CET

All abstracts must be submitted electronically through https://abbey.eventsair.com/PresentationPortal/iacr-2020/presentation-portal/Presentation.  Please note that only registered conference participants may present at an oral session or display a poster (Registrations will open in February 2020).