Colorado Cancer Registry
- Cancer Disparities Report Drives Program Planning: In 2008, the Colorado Comprehensive Cancer Control Program and the Colorado Central Cancer Registry jointly produced the report, Cancer and Poverty, Colorado 1995–2006.
- Increasing Awareness About Hereditary Colorectal Cancer: Colorectal cancer is a significant cause of disease and death in the United States. About 2% of all colorectal cancer cases are due to an inherited colon cancer susceptibility syndrome known as Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer (HNPCC), or Lynch syndrome.
- Increasing Primary and Secondary Cancer Prevention Activities: The Colorado Central Cancer Registry (CCCR) noted a higher breast cancer incidence and later stage at diagnosis in a north Denver census tract during one of their routine surveillance activities.