New Jersey State Cancer Registry (NJSCR)
The New Jersey State Cancer Registry (NJSCR) is a population-based registry that collects data on all cancer cases diagnosed and/or treated in New Jersey since October 1, 1978. The NJSCR serves the entire state of New Jersey, which is estimated to have a population of 8.6 million people.
The NJSCR is a member of the National Cancer Institute's Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) Program. The NJSCR also participates in the National Program of Cancer Registries (NPCR), which was established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in 1992. The NJSCR is a member of the North American Association of Central Cancer Registries (NAACCR) and the International Association of Cancer Registries (IACR).
Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results Program (SEER)
The SEER Program of the National Cancer Institute is the most authoritative source of information on cancer incidence and survival in the United States.
National Program of Cancer Registries (NPCR)
The National Program of Cancer Registries (NPCR), administered by the Centers for Disease Control, collects data on cancer occurrence and the type of initial treatment. Data collected by local cancer registries enable public health professionals to understand and address the cancer burden more effectively.
North American Association of Central Cancer Registries (NAACCR)
NAACCR is collaborative umbrella and standard-setting organization for cancer registries, government agencies, professional associations, and private groups in North American interested in enhancing the quality and use of cancer registry data. Most central cancer registries in the United State and Canada are memebers.
Via Post Mail:
New Jersey State Cancer Registry
135 East State Street
Trenton, NJ 08625-0369
Phone: (609) 633-0500
Fax: (609) 633-7509