Introduction

Registry Overview

Data Summary
    NJ Cancer Rates
    Comparison Data NJ vs US

Methods
    Collection & Sources of Data
    Estimation of Completeness
    Calculation of Rates

References

Tables

Cancer Incidence in New Jersey
1993-1997

Prepared by:
Judith B. Klotz, MS, DrPH
Stasia S. Burger, MS, CTR
Toshi Abe, MSW, CTR
Susan Van Loon, RN, CTR
Betsy A. Kohler, MPH, CTR

Christine Todd Whitman
Governor

Christine Grant
Commissioner

New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services
Cancer Epidemiology Services
State Cancer Registry
PO Box 369
Trenton, NJ 08625-0369
(609) 588-3500

March 2000

 

Acknowledgments

The following staff of the New Jersey State Cancer Registry and other Programs of Cancer Epidemiology Services, were involved in the collection, quality assurance and preparation of the data on incident cases of cancer in New Jersey:

Natalie Aloyets, MPHHelen Martin, CTR
Anne Marie Anepete, CTRKevin Masterson, CTR
Pamela BeasleyPatricia McGorry, CTR
Priya Bhatia, MSJohn Murphy, CTR
Greg CharlandBarbara Pingitor
Thomas English, CTRKerry Pingitor
Lorraine Fernbach, CTRDiana Ricigliano
Ruthann FilipowiczKaren Robinson, CTR
Maria Halama, MD, CTRLisa Roche, MPH, PhD
Marilyn Hansen, CTRAntonio Savillo, MD, CTR
Joan Hess, RN, CTRSuzanne Schwartz, MS, CTR
Margaret Hodnicki, RN, CTRRic Skinner, MS
Susan JacobsCelia Troisi, CTR
Linda Johnson, CTRRachel Weinstein, PhD
Catherine KarnickyHelen Weiss, RN, CTR
Joan Kay, CTRMike Wellins
Yong Sung Lee, PhDHomer Wilcox III
Henry Lewis, MPH

We also acknowledge New Jersey hospitals, laboratories, physicians, dentists, and the states of Delaware, Florida, New York, and Pennsylvania who reported cancer cases to the New Jersey State Cancer Registry.


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