Pediatric Blood and Cancer (PBC): the Official Journal of SIOP

Pediatric Blood & Cancer (PBC), published monthly (online only) by Wiley-Blackwell, is the official journal of  the International Society of Pediatric Oncology (SIOP) and ASPHO.

Pediatric Blood and Cancer CoverPeter E. Newburger, MD, of the University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, serves as Editor-in-Chief. Thomas Gross, MD, of the NIH in Rockville, MD, is Deputy Editor. Editorial board members represent the international constituencies of both ASPHO and SIOP.

PBC publishes manuscripts describing basic and clinical investigations of blood disorders and malignant diseases of childhood, including diagnosis, treatment, epidemiology, etiology, biology, and molecular and clinical genetics of these diseases as they affect children, adolescents, and young adults. The journal also includes the section “On Children, Blood, and Cancer” which features personal perspectives on the experiences of children with cancer or blood disorders, or of caring for these children.

Information for SIOP Members

How to access PBC?

Pediatric Blood & Cancer is available directly through the SIOP membership page.

SIOP members should follow the instructions below for free and full journal access. Non-members or lapsed members can access a limited view of the journal, or join SIOP or renew their membership for full access.

Access PBC free of charge through your SIOP membership account

  1. Go to the My SIOP
  2. Login with your membership credentials (if you are not already logged in)
  3. Click on Read Journal at the top part of the page.

Once you have logged on at the society website, there will be an option to access the journal and you will be redirected to Wiley Online Library. Wiley Online Library will recognise that you have entered through the secure area on the society website and you should not login again directly on Wiley Online Library. The journal page will display an ‘unlocked padlock’ icon to the right of the journal title name. This indicates you have access to all eligible content for this title.

Questions? Please contact SIOP Member Services at with questions or issues regarding your online journal account.

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Status: January 2020

How to receive content alerts?

Please login to Wiley Online Library with your email address and password. If you have forgotten your password, this can be accessed using the forgotten password link When you are successfully logged in your name will appear at the top of the page.

To search for your membership subscription journal, key in the title of the journal using the search box and search by publication title.   An open lock symbol will denote available subscribed content. The subscribed content details for membership are not noted in the ‘My Profile’ ‘Subscription Access’ or ‘Society Membership’ sections.

For easy access to your subscribed journal content, you can save the journals to your profile.  From the journal homepage, go to the “Journal Tools” menu and click on “Save to My Profile”.  When you click on “My Profile”, the journal title will appear in your list of “Saved Publications”.

European Journal of Oncology Nursing (EJON)

For our nurse members, we offer the choice of either PBC or EJON.

You selected one Journal or the other when you signed up for SIOP. EJON is available either online or as a paper copy. You made your choice when you signed up for SIOP. If you wish to check what choice you have selected, please contact the SIOP Membership Coordinator at

If you selected online access to EJON, please follow these instructions in order to activate your online access.

If you selected a paper copy of EJON, it will be mailed to the home address that you provided when you signed up to SIOP. If you wish to change the address where you receive your paper copy of EJON, please contact

Not sure if you are a current member of SIOP?

Please contact our membership team at to inquire about your current membership status.