The recent virtual poster session “Focus on Brain Tumors,”  is now available online.  This is part of a series of talks from what had been planned as the in-person Annual Conference hosted by the North American Association of Central Cancer Registries (NAACCR).

The recorded session can be accessed with your NAACCR login credentials (top right of screen).

NAACCR is a professional organization that develops and promotes uniform data standards for cancer registration.

Our colleagues Gino Cioffi, MPH, and Nirav Patil, MBBS, MPH, presented based on their posters also found on the CBTRUS website.

Their session agenda includes colleagues from NCI and the Cancer Surveillance Program in Los Angeles.

Focus on Brain Tumors


Trends in Non-Malignant Brian Tumor Rates in the USA during 2004-2016: Real or Artifact?

Diana Withrow, PhD

Epidemiologist, National Cancer Institute


Missing Meningiomas: Are Non-Pathologically Diagnosed Cancers Underreported?

Dennis Deapen DrPH, MPH

Director, Los Angeles Cancer Surveillance Program


Ependymoma, NOS and Anaplastic Ependymoma Incidence and Survival in the United States Varies Widely by Patient and Clinical Characteristics, 2000-2016

Gino Cioffi, MPH

Biostatistician, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine


Epidemiology of Gliomas near Brainstem in Children and Adolescent in the United States, 2000-2016: High-grade gliomas, Ependymomas, and Pilocytic Astrocytomas

Nirav Patil, MBBS, MPH

Senior Biostatistician, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center