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Gemma
Gemma
November 13, 2017

An Overview of our YI-NET Mentorship Programme

Hi everyone! My name is Gemma. I’m a YI Board member from the U.K. Today on the blog I am posting on behalf of Dr Enrico Pozzo, who is a YI committee member and contributes to our Mentorship working group. Here’s what Enrico had to say:

Gemma
Gemma
November 7, 2017

An overview of YI-NET activities at the Washington Congress

Hi everyone! My name is Gemma, I’m a SIOP YI board member. This week on the blog I’m providing an overview of the Young Investigator Network (YI-NET) activities at the recent SIOP Congress, which was held in Washington DC (12th-15th October 2017).

Gemma
Gemma
October 23, 2017

Would you like to join the Young Investigator’s Network Committee?

The SIOP Young Investigators Network (YI-NET) Committee is looking for new committee members.

Gemma
Gemma
October 9, 2017

Fellowship at iPODD/Roche: a perfect match for me!

Hi Everyone! My name is Gemma, I’m a SIOP YI Board member. Today I am posting on behalf of Dr Guillaume Bergthold, who shares his experiences of his Fellowship in Industry with Roche.

Jessica Morgan
October 2, 2017

Childhood Cancer in Cameroon

Hi, my name is Jess Morgan –I’m a member of the SIOP YI-NET board and an NIHR Clinical Lecturer in the UK (I work part time as a clinician, and part time as a researcher). This week, I’ve been asked to share about my recent trip to visit a children’s cancer service in Cameroon, West Africa.

David
David
September 25, 2017

Strategies to Diminish Oncology Work-Related Stress

As discussed in last week’s blog post, Understanding Emotional Distress among Oncology Providers, there are significant behavioral, psychological, and physical health-related effects of working in a highly stressful work environment. Fortunately, there are a variety of ways to buffer the effects of stress and burnout. The good news is that, by reading this blog series, […]

David
David
September 20, 2017

Understanding Emotional Distress among Oncology Providers

Here at the SIOP blog  this month, we wanted to continue to focus on the mental health of care providers.  In doing so we hope to ultimately provide resources to both recognize emotional distress in our colleagues and ourselves, as well as provide coping techniques. Below is an excerpt from from an anonymous medical professional […]

Gemma
Gemma
September 11, 2017

Perspectives on Mental Health from a Researcher Working on a Project with Children with a Poor Prognosis

Hi Everyone! My name is Gemma, I’m a researcher in Paediatric Palliative Care and a SIOP YI Board member. As part of our mental health month, today I am posting on behalf of my colleague Dr Ellen M Henderson, who shares her experience of working on a longitudinal study of decision making with children with brain tumours.

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