Don’t miss the SIOP Educational Day and Networking Events for Young Investigators 


The SIOP Board and the SIOP YI-NET (SIOP Young Investigators Committee) have put together a programme specifically designed for Young Investigators.

Whether you are a clinician or a researcher, these sessions will enable you to interact with experts and fellow Young Investigators. Plan ahead to make sure you register for this day!


Educational Day Lectures and Workshops (Wednesday 23rd October 2019; 08:15 – 17:15)

To register for the Educational Day lectures and workshops, please go to the registration congress page here

See featured lectures:

  • How I built a successful research career_ learning from my failures
  • How to give a successful Academic Interview
  • Peer review- from the Editor and Deputy Editor of Pediatric Blood and Cancer 
  • Predatory journals and the pressure to publish
  • Ethical aspects of trials_ lessons learned from Precision Medicine
  • Harnessing YI contributions to the WHO initiative
  • Five years Collaborative Wilms Tumour Africa Project – mission, vision and lessons learned
  • Joint YI/ PODC/ Nurses session on mentorship


Meet the Expert Lunch (Wednesday 23rd October 2019; 12:00 to 13:30)

  • Brain tumour
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Psychooncology
  • Leukaemia
  • Palliative Care
  • Supportive Care
  • Surgery
  • Neuroblastoma
  • PODC
  • Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma (NHL) in low and middle-income countries (LMICs)

REGISTRATION is now open and available following the LINK.
*Please note that pre- registration is required for the Meet the Expert Lunch and space is limited! We recommend you register at your earliest convenience to guarantee your participation.   


Junior Investigator Collaborative Event  

The Junior Investigator Collaborative Event provides a unique opportunity for junior

investigators working in paediatric oncology to meet and interact with peers in an informal setting. This event is sponsored by the Texas Children’s Global HOPE Program. REGISTRATION details soon.


YI Programme Flyer available following the LINK

YI Programme at a Glance and Interactive Programme following the LINK



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