AJCC News

As cancer science continues to evolve at a rapid pace, so does the AJCC’s role as the preeminent source of cancer staging information. 

Below f​​ind links to the latest news about cancer staging and the AJCC.​​


Updated Breast Chapter for 8th Edition​​
Updated Am​erican Joint Committee on Cancer Tumo​​r Node Metastasis Staging System for Differentiated and Anaplastic Thyroid 
​​Cancer of the esophagus and esophagogastric junction: Major changes in the American Joint Committee on Cancer eighth edition
National Cancer Registrars Association Acknowledges Two Exceptional Members for Their Work
Breast Cancer—Major changes in the American Joint Committee on Cancer eighth edition cancer staging manual​​
Prostate cancer major changes in the American Joint Committee on Cancer eighth edition cancer staging manual​​
Lung cancer — major changes in the American Joint Committee on Cancer eighth edition cancer staging manual​​
Modified Staging Classification for Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors on the Basis of the American Joint Committee on Cancer
Head and Neck cancers—major changes in the American Joint Committee on cancer eighth edition cancer staging manual
New system helps doctors differentiate between HPV-related and smoking-related throat cancers
American Joint Committee on Cancer acceptance criteria for inclusion of risk models for individualized prognosis in the practice of precision medicine
World Cancer Day​
Elevated Plasma Pancreastatin, but Not Chromogranin A, Predicts Survival in Neuroendocrine Tumors of the Duodenum
Do Radiologists Have Stage Fright? Tumor Staging and How We Can Add Value to the Care of Patients with Cancer
Implementation of AJCC 8th Edition Cancer Staging System​
Cancer Staging Manual, Eighth Edition, Just Released by American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC)​​
AJCC Annual Meeting 2016 General Session Broadcast​
AJCC Cancer Staging Manual, 8th Edition, to be discussed at Clinical Congress​​
Announcing AJCC Disease Sites Webinars​
AJCC Presentations from NCRA’s 42nd Annual Education Conference
Dedication of the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual 8th Edition to Cancer Registrars
Join the AJCC at NCRA’s 42nd Annual Education Conference​
​New AJCC T, N, and M Categories to be Implemented in 2016
AJCC Education Offerings
AJCC Registrar Curriculum Module IV Lessons Now Available     
Cancer Registry Data: Engaging the Clinician to Improve Quality        
AJCC Registrar Curriculum Mark You Calendars for Module IV      
8th Edition by the Numbers 
Improving the Quality of Cancer Staging     
AJCC Registrar Curriculum – Module III Lessons Now Available
AJCC Registrar Curriculum – Mark Your Calendars for Module III          
AJCC Curriculum for Registrars – Module I Recording + Module II Lessons Now Available   
FREE AJCC Education – Curriculum for Registrars – Module One Available
Announcing AJCC Registrar Curriculum        
New Registrar Education on AJCC Staging
AJCC Annual Meeting 2014 General Session Broadcast
8th Edition Expert Panel Orientation
​​Registrar Resources
Update: AJCC-NCRA Education Needs Assessment
New FIGO Rules to be Included in Next Edition of AJCC Staging System
AJCC 7th Edition Staging Rules Adopted for Uveal Melanoma
Drs Bilimoria, Reines Appointed to AHRQ Quality Indicator Work Group​​
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Anatomy Revealed in AJCC Cancer Staging Atlas, 2nd Edition​
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