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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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 […]

Cancer Survival: Principles, Methods and Applications – July 18 London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

A highly experienced faculty will present a stimulating and intensive one-week course on the principles, methods and applications of cancer survival. Some funding for clinicians based in developing countries. For details download spreadsheet from https://cancerpointe.com/training/ or see http://csg.lshtm.ac.uk/short-course/

Information about the SIOP Global Mapping of Paediatric Oncology Services

An introduction and frequently asked questions on the SIOP Global Mapping of Paediatric Oncology Services is now available. Click here for details and how you can get involved.

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