AJCC Cancer Staging Manual, 8th Edition, to be discussed at Clinical Congress

If you are attending Clinical Congress​, don't miss a special theater session on the new AJCC Cancer Staging Manual, Eighth Edition. The New AJCC TNM Staging System: Vision, What's New, and Preparing for Implementation, will be presented by Editor in Chief Mahul Amin, MD, FCAP. Dr. Amin will provide an overview of the staging changes that go into effect Jan. 1, 2017. His presentation will cover the new staging systems, unique paradigms for existing systems, updated General Staging rules, prognostic factors, and AJCC endorsed risk assessment models. The presentation will be on Tuesday, Oct. 18 from 11:15 - 11:40 am at the Theatre in the Exhibit Hall.

The AJCC Cancer Staging Manual, 8th Edition, is scheduled for release at the end of October 2016.  ​