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Lecture: Palliative Care for Children with Brain Tumors

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Paediatric Neuro Oncology Video Linked Lecture Series by International Faculty

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Tuesday, 20, October, 2020
(05:00pm – 06:00pm) (Pakistan Time)

Via Zoom
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Topic :
“Palliative Care for Children with Brain Tumors”​
​International Faculty Speaker:
Dr Justin Baker MD, FAAP, FAAHPM
Chief, Division of Quality of Life and Palliative Care
Attending Physician, QoLA Team
(Quality of Life for All)
Director, Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program
Full Member, Department of Oncology
St Jude Children’s Research Hospital
www.stjude.org/hemoncfellowship
Moderator:
Dr. Shahzadi Resham
Assistant Professor
Paediatric Palliative Care Physician
Paediatric Hematologist & Oncologist
Department of Paediatrics & Child Health
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Organized by:
Pediatric Oncology Section / Department of Oncology
The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi

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Honoring Tim Eden with the 2020 SIOP Lifetime Achievement Award

Honoring Tim Eden with the 2020 SIOP Lifetime Achievement Award

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2020 Nursing Lifetime Achievement Award Winner: Rachel Hollis

Rachel Hollis has been honored with Nursing Lifetime Achievement Award from SIOP. Rachel Hollis is the Honorary Nurse Adviser Children’s Cancer in the Children’s Hospital at the Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust in the UK. She has more than thirty years working in paediatric oncology and haematology in Leeds, and has been involved in developing services for children and young people with cancer at the local and national level. She is a Fellow of the Royal College of Nursing.
Rachel is a long standing nurse member of SIOP, having served on both the Nursing Committee, and the Scientific Committee. She is a former Chair of the PODC Nursing Working Group, and was one of the co-authors of the baseline standards for paediatric oncology nursing care in low and middle-income countries. Rachel works alongside international nursing colleagues, to ensure that nursing is integrated into the WHO Global Initiative for Childhood Cancer.

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Announcing HRH Princess Dina Mired, Patron of SIOP

SIOP is pleased to announce its first patron, HRH Princess Dina Mired of Jordan.

HRH Princess Dina Mired of Jordan is a mother of a cancer survivor and a well-known and respected advocate for Cancer Control and Non-Communicable Diseases.

She is SIOP’s first Patron and in this role, will be working with the Board to support us in our advocacy work and delivery of our new strategy.

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20 Stories for 2020: Pediatric Oncology Nurses in the Year of the Nurse and the Midwife (Conclusion)

Pediatric Oncology nurses from all over the world have shared their stories throughout this video series, entitled “20 Stories for 2020: Pediatric Oncology Nurses in the Year of the Nurse and the Midwife”. This video series is presented by the SIOP PODC Nursing working group in celebration of pediatric oncology nurses worldwide. The entire 5 video series can be found at https://siop-online.org/nursing-working-group/

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20 Stories for 2020: Pediatric Oncology Nurses Part II

Pediatric Oncology nurses from Zimbabwe, Sweden, Canada, Mexico, UK, and Philippines discuss what they have learned as pediatric oncology nurses, and their proudest moments. This is the third video in the series “20 Stories for 2020: Pediatric Oncology Nurses in the Year of the Nurse and the Midwife”, presented by the SIOP PODC Nursing working group in celebration of pediatric oncology nurses worldwide. The entire series can be found at https://siop-online.org/nursing-working-group/
#sioppodc #siopnurses #podcnursing #nurse #pediatriconcologynursing #pedonc #pediatricnursing #nursetwitter

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2020 Gold September Campaign Completed

At the end of Gold September 2020 – Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, SIOP would like to recognize the outstanding efforts of our members, partners, and volunteers to make this year’s campaign another great success.

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In Memoriam: Dr. Professor Dezső Schuler

It is with our deepest sorrow that we inform you of the death of dr. Professor Dezső Schuler, Professor Emeritus of the II. Department of Paediatrics at the Semmelweis University (Budapest, Hungary). He passed away on 9th of September 2020, in his 93rd year of life.

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