Training Resources

Cancer reporting requires detailed knowledge of oncology principles, coding schemes, and rules. Whether you are an experienced Oncology Data Specialist (ODS) or a cancer reporter new to the field of tumor registry, we hope that you find these resources helpful. In addition to the resources below, information on the latest cancer reporting topics and TCR updates can be found on our Reporter Updates page. If you have any special training requests, please contact us at

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