Educational Opportunities

NCRA 47th Annual Education Conference: June 2-5, 2021 Indianapolis, IN (VIRTUAL)

NCRA 48th Annual Education Conference
April 6-9, 2022
Washington, DC

NCRA 49th Annual Education Conference
May 7-10, 2023
San Diego, CA

NCRA 50th Annual Education Conference
May 15-18, 2024
Indianapolis, IN


April 22, 2021: ICRA Webinar @ 12 PM:

Please join us for a presentation by ICRA’s Education Chair, Leslie Woodard. In this webinar she will highlight many of the updates in the Grade Manual, SSDI Manual and STORE 2021 Manual while also providing example cases the coincide with the updates. Handouts will be available the day of the webinar.   Please login to your member account to register.

ICRA Webinars: Refresh, Renew, Refocus: 2020 Educational Webinar Series  ICRA Members can view all of the recordings in the Members Only section.

August 27, 2020: Tumor Talk: Overview of Various Sites and Valuable Resources (FREE) Webinar Recording Please note the official presentation does not start until about 10 minutes into the recording.

Webinar Slides    Webinar Questions & Answers

September 17, 2020: Grade Clarifications (FREE)  Webinar Recording

Indiana State Department of Health Webinars

April 7 @ 12:30 PM: STORE Manual Updates

May 26, 2020 @ 12:30PM: Colon SSDIs with Case Examples

NAACCR Webinars

NCRA Webinars

Webinar 3: Focus on Abstracting: Hepatobiliary Cancers Learn More and Register!

Wednesday, April 21, 2021 FROM 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM ET

(Note: This webinar is two hours and earns two CEs.) 

Sandra Steen, CTR, will discuss the anatomy of the liver and biliary tree, and the cancer that invades this site, mainly hepatocellular carcinoma and cholangiocarcinoma. The presentation will include attention to the liver and intrahepatic bile ducts and the extrahepatic ducts. She will address recent developments in biomarkers and imaging modalities that have enhanced early detection and accurate diagnosis of these highly fatal malignancies. Steen will discuss assigning stage to the various types of hepatobiliary tumors and review complications that may arise when abstracting these cases.

Webinar 1: Coding Grade: Updates Register Here

Wednesday, April 7 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM ET Jennifer Ruhl will discuss the core concepts of assigning grade values in the clinical and pathological fields and will explain the new Grade Post Therapy Clin (yc) and Grade Post Therapy Path (yp) fields. The webinar will conclude with ample time for Q&A.

Webinar 2: 2021 Solid Tumor Rules Manual: Navigating Revisions Register Here

Wednesday, April 14 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM ET  Carolyn Callaghan will identify changes to the Solid Tumor General Rules, address the schema-specific changes made in December 2020, and outline the impact of these changes on histology coding. She will also discuss the impact of the ICD-O-3.2 implementation on the Solid Tumor Rules. Callaghan will review the use of the equivalent terms and definitions, M rules, coding histology rules, and the H rules on the new 2021 Cutaneous Melanoma Solid Tumor Rules.

Webinar 3: Coding Rules for SSDIs Register Here

Wednesday, April 21, 2021 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM ET Jennifer Ruhl will discuss the organization of the SSDIs and how they are presented in the order of the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual, Eighth Edition. She will outline the new SSDIs, review the changes to the general instructions, and detail the advantages of the new format. Common coding issues will also be addressed. The webinar will conclude with ample time for Q&A.

CoC 2020 Standards

CAnswer Forum LIVE 2021

February 10, 2021     April 14, 2021     June 9, 2021

August 18, 2021    October 13, 2021    December 15, 2021

AJCC Free Webinars for 8th Edition Cancer Staging: View online by clicking HERE