CE Opportunities

AJCC Cancer Staging 8th Edition Training

NCRA is offering this special catalog to help registrars prepare for the eighth edition of the AJCC cancer staging system. The catalog includes sessions from the 2017 conference that focused on the eighth edition and the archived webinars from NCRA’s very popular eight-part live webinar series entitled Site Anatomy and 8th Edition Staging held in the fall of 2017. NCRA also has a Cancer Case Studies Workbook that includes 50 cases to practice eighth edition staging and has updated its online case studies.


AJCC 8th Edition Training

Fall 2018

Learning Module
Member $50.00
Non-Member $75.00

AJCC 8th Edition Staging: Bladder

The presenter will address rules and items associated with AJCC staging, including coding, grade, Site-Specific Data Items, and treatment codes for bladder. (Meets Category A requirement)

2018 Annual Conference Special Disease-Site Tracks

The following learning modules were created from NCRA's 2018 annual conference Special Disease-Site Tracks sessions. The learning modules provide an in-depth review of cases studies for six sites: breast; colon; lung; nasopharynx, oropharynx, HPV-Mediated; and prostate. Physicians will demonstrate how to assign 8th Edition AJCC TNM stage for each case, NCI-SEER staff will review how to determine Summary Stage 2018, and CDC-NPCR staff will ouline how to code EOD.  All modules meet Category A requirements.

Learning Module
Member $50.00
Non-Member $75.00

Disease Site: Breast

Presented by Jennifer Garreau, MD.
Learning Module
Member $50.00
Non-Member $75.00

Disease Site: Colon

Presented by Melissa Taggart, MD.
Learning Module
Member $50.00
Non-Member $75.00

Disease Site: Lung

Presented by Neda Kalhor, MD.
Learning Module
Member $50.00
Non-Member $75.00

Disease Site: Nasopharynx

Presented by Salmaan Ahmed, MD and Michelle Williams, MD.
Learning Module
Member $50.00
Non-Member $75.00

Disease Site: Oropharynx, HPV-Mediated

Presented by Ashish Patel, MD, DDS.
Learning Module
Member $50.00
Non-Member $75.00

Disease Site: Prostate

Presented by Priya Rao, MD.

Fall 2017

Learning Module
Member $50.00
Non-Member $75.00

Site Anatomy and 8th Edition Staging: Thyroid and Parathyroid

Presented by Michelle Williams, MD. This learning module meets Category A requirements.
Learning Module
Member $50.00
Non-Member $75.00

Site Anatomy and 8th Edition Staging: Oropharyngeal

Presented by Ashish Patel, MD, DDS. This learning module meets Category A requirements.
Learning Module
Member $50.00
Non-Member $75.00

Site Anatomy and 8th Edition Staging: Melanoma

Presented by Dr. Jennifer R. Garreau. This learning module meets Category A requirements.
Learning Module
Member $50.00
Non-Member $75.00

Site Anatomy and 8th Edition Staging: Lung

Presented by Humberto E. Trejo Bittar, MD. This learning module meets Category A requirements.
Learning Module
Member $50.00
Non-Member $75.00

Site Anatomy and 8th Edition Staging: Breast

Presented by Melissa Camp, MD . This learning module meets Category A requirements.
Learning Module
Member $50.00
Non-Member $75.00

Site Anatomy and 8th Edition Staging: Neuroendocrine Tumors

Presented by Aatur Singhi, MD, PhD. This learning module meets Category A requirements.
Learning Module
Member $50.00
Non-Member $75.00

Site Anatomy and 8th Edition Staging: Prostate

Presented by Dr. Priya Rao. This learning module meets Category A requirements.
Learning Module
Member $50.00
Non-Member $75.00

Site Anatomy and 8th Edition Staging: Pancreas

Presented by Gulam Manji, MD. This learning module meets Category A requirements.

2017 Annual Conference Sessions on the Eighth Edition

Learning Module
Member $50.00
Non-Member $75.00

Highlights of the Staging Rules (8th Edition)

Donna Gress, RHIT, CTR provides an introduction to Chapter One of the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual, Eighth Edition and its new user friendly format.
Learning Module
Member $50.00
Non-Member $75.00

Implications for Cancer Registrars (8th Edition)

Dr. Frederick Green reviews the new TNM staging strategies that will become effective with the implementation of the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual, Eighth Edition.
Learning Module
Member $50.00
Non-Member $75.00

Staging Breast Cancer (8th Edition)

Learn the differences between the seventh and eighth editions of the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual for staging breast cancer.
Learning Module
Member $50.00
Non-Member $50.00

Staging Head and Neck Cancers (8th Edition)

Dr. Michelle Williams discusses the changes to the pharynx staging chapter and the new chapter specific to HPV, associated oropharyngeal carcinomas in the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual, Eighth Edition.
Learning Module
Member $50.00
Non-Member $75.00

Staging Melanoma (8th Edition)

Dr. Jeffrey Gershenwald will provide an overview of staging melanoma and discuss changes to the schematic in the eighth edition.
Learning Module
Member $50.00
Non-Member $75.00

Staging Soft Tissue Sarcoma (8th Edition)

Dr. Alexander Lazar will go over the newly added multiple related soft tissue sarcoma chapters in the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual, 8th Edition.
Learning Module
Member $50.00
Non-Member $75.00

Staging Thyroid Cancers (8th Edition)

Dr. Williams provides illustrated examples to address the changes between the seventh and eighth editions and the pathologic factors needed to correctly stage thyroid cancer.

Cancer Case Studies (Online and Workbook)

No CE Activity
Member $30.00
Non-Member $60.00

NCRA's Online Cancer Case Studies Activity (Eighth Edition)

NCRA's Online Case Studies Activity has 15 case studies (bladder, breast, colon/rectum, kidney, lung, prostate, and renal pelvis) and provides more opportunities to practice assigning stage using the eighth edition manual.

Cancer Case Studies: A Workbook to Practice Assigning AJCC TNM Stage

The workbook features 50 cases to practice assigning eighth edition stage. The workbook includes two sets of answers, one using the seventh edition, the second using the eighth. This construct will help registrars compare the differences. NCRA has also provided rationales for the correct answers. 

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