The Virginia Cancer Registry (VCR) is a partner in statewide activities to promote cancer prevention, early detection, and successful treatment and care. The cancer information collected by the VCR describes the impact of cancer in Virginia and is used to assist cancer control and prevention programs and initiatives.
VCR 2008 Spring Regional Workshops
2000 - 2004 Incidence Data
Cancer incidence data for 2000 - 2004 is now available. The data provide an overview of cancer incidence in Virginia. Highlights include increased use of figures and graphs, a comparison of pediatric and adults cancers, and more emphasis on cancer case numbers and rates in Virginia's cities and counties.
2007 VCR Reporter Manual
The new VCR reporter manual is an essential resource for Virginia's cancer reporters. Contents include reporting requirements, case finding help, data items to report and codes to use, quality control, and abundant reference material.
2006 Comprehensive Chronic Disease Data Report - Comprehensive chronic disease data report that describes the prevalence of chronic disease, related risk factors, costs, and associated morbidity and mortality.
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The North American Association of Central Cancer Registries (NAACCR) certifies the Virginia Cancer Registry to be a provider of complete, accurate, and timely cancer incidence data. To learn more about NAACCR and its central registry certification program, click on the logo above.*
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Virginia Cancer Registry
109 Governor St., 10th Floor, Richmond, VA 23219
Phone: (804) 864-7866 Fax Phone: (804) 864-7870