Studies and Data

Military Related Cancer Registries

Department of Defense Cancer Registry Program/Department of Defense Consolidated Cancer Registry (formerly known as Automated Central Tumor Registry ACTUR) for more information on this transition: click here)

Veterans Affairs Central Cancer Registry (data not public) last updated: 10JUN2020

Military and Veterans Related Cancer Studies

Cancer Incidence Among Patients of the U.S. Veterans Affairs
Health Care System
, 2012
Cancer Incidence in the U.S. Military Population: Comparison with Rates from the SEER Program, 2010
Measuring Financial Toxicity of Cancer in Young Active-Duty Military Patients, 2020
Evaluation of contaminated drinking water and male breast cancer at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, 2015
Summary of PFOS/PFOA Testing of Drinking Water Systems for DoD Installations, 2018 (with interactive map of other civilian locations from Environmental Working Group found here)

Department of Defense Instructions and Military Branch Cancer Programs/Regulations

Medical Standards for Appointment, Enlistment, or Induction into the Military Services, last update 06MAY2018
AFI 44-110: The Air Force Cancer Surveillance Program, last update 19JUN2019

CDMRP Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program

The CDMRP originated in 1992 via a Congressional appropriation to foster novel approaches to biomedical research in response to the expressed needs of its stakeholders-the American public, the military, and Congress.