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Welcome to POINTE:

Paediatric Oncology International Network for Training and 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!

Connecting the global childhood cancer community

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What’s New?

Practical Guidelines For the Management of Children with Cancer added to Professional Resources

Cancer POINTE have published the following document. Practical Guidelines For the Management of Children with Cancer It is written for non- oncologist clinicians and nurses who find themselves faced with treating some of the common childhood tumours. It is a simple, straightforward and practical ‘how -to -do -it’ booklet. It is not comprehensive, nor giving […]

SIOP Asia 3-6 April 2019 – Abu Dhabi UAE

Save the date! Join us in Abu Dhabi for the 12th SIOP Asia 2019 Congress.  Our aim is to build strong collaborations with countries among the Asian continent for a better childhood cancer care. We invite all healthcare professionals to join us in this exciting prestigious scientific event. Download the spreadsheet from https://cancerpointe.com/training/ for details.

Pediatric Cancer Treatment Abandonment

There is a tragic reality in global pediatric oncology that physicians in resource-constrained settings see every day: after a child with cancer starts treatment, many families leave and never return. Even when lifesaving treatment is available to the kids, there is no guarantee that they will receive treatment and be cured. Children die from their […]

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