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David
David
December 5, 2017

SIOP Grant Awardees-2017

        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 […]

David
David
November 27, 2017

Mentoring in Sub-Saharan Africa

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 […]

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
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, […]

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