Meet the 2017- 2017 Young Investigator Board and Committee!
Hi everyone. My name is Sarah, I am a French pediatric oncology fellow and also a new member of the YI Blog committee. Today I would like to share my thoughts with you, about how I try and train my English and why I think it is a major part of being an active YI, if English is not your mother tongue.
My name is Liliana Vásquez, pediatric oncologist from Lima, Peru and I am happy to announce the II SLAOP-SIOP session of Young Investigators to be held on March 14, 2018 at IOP / GRAACC / UNIFESP in Sao Paulo, Brazil (Pre-congress meeting of #SLAOP2018).
Hi everyone! I’m Gemma, I’m a YI Board member and co-chair of the Blog working committee. Today I’m delighted to introduce Dr Huma Faiz Halepota a surgeon from Pakistan and a new YI committee member. Here’s what Huma has to say about the Paediatric Onco-surgical difficulties faced in Pakistan.
Hi everyone! I’m Gemma, I’m a YI Board member and co-chair of the Blog working committee. Today I’m delighted to introduce Francianne Andrade, a PhD candidate from Brazil and a new YI committee member. Here’s what Francianne has to say about the importance of doing research in a developing country:
My name is Francianne and I am a Ph.D. student in Brazil. I am a graduate in Biomedical Sciences. Today I would like to share about my difficulties and the gratifying experience in a research career in a developing country. I am part of the team for molecular diagnosis and study of hematological diseases, specifically identifying genetic abnormalities as part of the characterization of acute leukemias in children.
Hi everyone. Below is an additional SIOP grant awardee spotlight from one of our researchers who presented at the SIOP annual congress in Washington. Christopher Chikhosi Stanley is a research analyst and biostatistian working with UNC Project in Malawi. He initially graduated in 2014 with this degree and has since moved […]
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 […]