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!
Take the global mapping survey!
We would like to invite you to join an exciting initiative, the SIOP Global Mapping of Paediatric Oncology Services.
The main objective of this effort is to collect information via a survey on the current landscape of paediatric oncology services around the world, and the resources available in each individual country.
The survey includes questions regarding your practice and environment and should take less than 10 minutes of your time.
Promoting global childhood cancer education
A training course for nurses to improve on their nursing care, skills and clinical management of Pediatric Cancer patients. This is being held at Indus Children Cancer Hospital (ICCH), a premier facility in Karachi, Pakistan exclusively dedicated to the care of children suffering from cancer. ICCH provides quality cancer care, free of cost. Download spreadsheet […]
Lisa Morrisey, Nurse Manager, Inpatient Hematology/Oncology Director, Global Nursing Fellowship, available for Mentoring, writing and editing, abstract review, professional counselling. Experience in Colombia, Dominican Republic, Tanzania, Ghana, Myanmar and USA. Get in touch if you need help. Download the spreadsheet for details.
Rachel Hollis, Honorary Nurse Advisor, available to provide advice on nursing challenges and supports nursing assignments and much more. Experience in the UK and Ghana. Get in touch if you need help. Download the spreadsheet for details.