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


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

February 24, 2021 @ 11:30 AM: ICDO-3.2 for Cases Diagnosed 1/1/2021

March 31, 2021 @ 11:30 AM: STORE Manual Updates

May 26, 2020 @ 11:30 AM: Colon SSDIs with Case Examples

NAACCR Webinars

NCRA Webinars

Webinar 1: Focus on Abstracting: Urinary/Bladder    Learn More and Register!

Wednesday, March 24, 2021 FROM 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM ET

Using case scenarios, LaKeidru Blaylock, CTR, and Sherlonda Flem, CTR, will review the anatomy of the urinary/bladder systems and discuss surgical margins and difficult histologies. They will also review the Solid Tumor Rules for the site and address coding complications that may cause confusion when assigning stage.

Webinar 2: Focus on Abstracting: Colon Learn More and Register!

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 FROM 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM ET

Heather Donohue, CCA, CTR, will review the anatomy of the colon and the regional lymph nodes needed to accurately assign AJCC stage and SEER Summary stage. She will review changes to the colon chapter in the AJCC 8th Edition, as well as an in-depth review of clinical and pathological classification and staging tables. The SSDI’s and surgical codes will be reviewed, with particular attention to common errors made when abstracting. Case studies will be presented. 

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.

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