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!

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What’s New?

New expert added to Find an Expert program

Geel, Jennifer, Paediatric Oncologist,Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital. Available to help clinicians from LMIC. Area of expertise: Hodgkin lymphoma, germ cell tumours, retinoblastoma, stem cell transplants in South Africa and UK. Download the spreadsheet for details.

Innovations in Pediatric Onocology Nursing Seminar -24-26 Oct 18 Accra, Ghana

Deadline is 8 Oct for registration A 3 day conference for nurses seeking knowledge in pediatric cancer care. Many topics including overview of pediatric malignancies, chemotherapy safety and management, infection prevention and treatment will be covered.  Download the spreadsheet for details.

International Children’s Palliative Care Network: e-learning

The International Children’s Palliative Care Network (ICPCN) has recognised the need to make training on children’s palliative care accessible and affordable to all who need training and thus have developed several short courses as part of a longer term strategy of providing elearning programmes on children’s palliative care. Download spreadsheet from https.cancerpointe.com for details.

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