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Welcome to National Disease Registration Service (NDRS) events area. Find out where you are likely to see us over the coming months and read all about our events. 

Upcoming events

How to get the most out of the Systemic Anti-Cancer Therapy (SACT) data reports on CancerStats2

The next SACT webinar will be on Wednesday 25 October 12:00 – 12:50 pm and will cover the range of SACT reports available to registered users on CancerStats2 (CS2), including the Time to First Treatment, Data Completeness and Quality, and SACT Activity dashboards, all of which launched over the last quarter.

Please note, due to the content included, this webinar is open to NHS staff only.

If you are interested in this event please fill in this Microsoft form.

Past events

September 2023

An introduction to the NDRS 30-day mortality post-SACT outputs

The systemic anti-cancer therapy (SACT) data set team at the National Disease Registration Service (NDRS) release two routine 30-day mortality post-SACT data feeds to support NHS trusts in England with their internal mortality and morbidity (M&M) reviews.

This online event was delivered on Thursday September 14, 2023. During the session the SACT data set team provided detailed information on the data feeds which will included

  • guidance on how to access and review the data
  • examples of how it can support NHS trusts with their M&M reviews
  • schedules for when the data will be shared and details of the recipients

Please note that one of the outputs discussed within this webinar is available to NHS staff only (Rapid Data Review reports); the second is available to the public (Case Mix Adjusted Rates).

Spring webinar series

The team delivered a number of lunchtime webinars covering a range of NDRS activities, including a closer look at some of the datasets, our work on congenital anomalies and rare diseases and highlighting recent partnership projects.

The 6 sessions were:

  • an introduction to the national congenital anomaly data for England 
  • breakthroughs in Sarcoma cancer data: Implications for patient care
  • supporting Lynch syndrome diagnosis and screening using NDRS data
  • a deeper dive into the SACT data set
  • how NDRS are working with data to reduce health inequalities
  • successes and challenges for rare disease registration in relation to non-genetic rare diseases, and how data is being used to produce actionable outputs

All webinars were recorded and are available from our webinars page

Getting in touch

We are always looking for inspiration for future event topics and areas of interest. Please email the NDRS team at [email protected] with your ideas and suggestions.

Last edited: 25 September 2023 3:14 pm