Paediatric Oncology International Network for Training and Education (POINTE)

14th Congress of SIOP Africa

March 16 – 18th 2022, Kampala Uganda.

More information and register here: siopafrica.org

Online and in person. Many highly respected speakers from across Africa and the rest of the world.


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Welcome to POINTE

Paediatric Oncology International Network for Training and Education  

Promoting global childhood cancer education

POINTE connects healthcare workers from resource-limited setting with resources to enhance the care of paediatric cancer patients world.

POINTE provides a variety of resources related to educating and training the medical professional:

  • A database of education and training opportunities from many different countries
  • A list of international cancer experts available for consultation
  • A variety of educational documents for patients and providers
  • A map of twinning programs around the world
  • Information about the joint project between SIOP and POINTE to map pediatric oncology resources around the world

Our offerings are updated regularly, so check back often for more resources!

Latest News

Our thoughts and wishes go out to affected patients and healthcare workers at this difficult time.

Global COVID-19 Observatory and Resource Center

SIOP and St. Jude have joined forces to create a global resource center where we can all access the most updated information about COVID-19 and have a community space for engagement to support our programs and collectively create the new knowledge that we will need to build better practices during this trying time. Click here to download a PDF

SIOP COVID-19 Resources & Guidance

This SIOP page provide access to resources and experiences of our colleagues around the world including the option to share your own via a special form

Published paper on COVID-19

“Early advice on managing children with cancer during the COVID‐19 pandemic and a call for sharing experiences” available on Wiley Paediatric Blood & Cancer

POINTE is a project from the International Society of Pediatric Oncology, Pediatric Oncology in Developing Countries: Education and Training Working Group



Questions? Have a resource to share?
Contact us: info@cancerpointe.com