Hi there! My name is Liliana and during the following weeks, our blog will be dedicated to our SIOP Young Investigator & Young Talent Award winners!
This week on the blog I am delighted to give you all an overview of our speakers our 4th SIOP YI Education day which will be held on Friday 16th November 2018.
On August 9th, 2018, The East African Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Fellowship program celebrated the graduation of its first class of four fellows in Kampala, Uganda. This was just two months after 6 children and their parents rang the survivor bell at the Kamuzu National Referral Hospital in Malawi. Until recently, these milestones in pediatric healthcare in Africa were scarce.
I am a MD, with a PhD is cancer genetics and I was wanting to tell you a little about some of my views on why you should, or should not do a PhD. This is especially relevant for YIs with a medical background, whose core training is already so long and intense. Still, you might be considering this PhD option and I hope this post can be of guidance to you.
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’m blogging about what makes a SIOP Young Investigator, and also sharing a little bit about the YI […]
Hi there! I am Liliana, SIOP YI board member and I would like to share some (serious) social media tips for academics. Some might think that social media channels are only considered as fun sites for keeping up with friends and sharing updates about personal life, but the truth is that for many people over the past years they have become a powerful source of communication, networking, and even education. However, there are some interesting tips that can help #YoungInvestigators using the social media channels properly without an excessive time-consuming guilt and focus in building a professional network and research!
Hi everyone. My name is Dr. Sarah Cohen-Gogo, I am a French pediatric oncology fellow. Today I would like to let you know about a French recent initiative called U-Link (http://u-link.eu/) U-Link is an internet platform, entirely dedicated to pediatric oncology. It aims to inform parents, families and health professionals about open clinical trials […]