The SIOP Congress this year in Washington, D.C. was a great opportunity to hear about young investigators across the world doing innovative research. There were numerous grant awardees at this meeting and as a result we wanted to put together a series describing the award winners. Stay tuned for following weeks […]
Hi everyone! I’m David, a member of the SIOP YI Blog Committee. Today I am posting a brief question and answer session I had with Dr. Jeremy Slone, a pediatric hematologist/oncologist from Texas Children’s Hospital. Dr. Slone who is primarily based at the Princess Marina Hospital in Gaborone, Botswana, where he is providing clinical care to hematology and oncology […]
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).
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.
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.
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, […]