SickKids is one of the largest, most world renowned paediatric brain tumour programs (www.sickkids.ca/haematologyoncology/index.html). The affiliated paediatric brain tumour research centre (www.sickkids.ca/Research/BTRC/) provides a unique opportunity to achieve these goals.
The Brain Tumour Research Centre is staffed by oncologist-scientists, surgeon-scientists, pathologist-scientists and psychologist-scientists who conduct leading edge investigations in translational pediatric oncology including experimental therapeutics. The Paediatric Brain Tumour Program and the Brain Tumour Research Centre (BTRC) have trained multiple consultants who now hold leadership positions in prestigious institutes in Europe, South America, Asia, and the Middle East. Our group has translated multiple discoveries into clinical trials and new standards in the treatment of children with brain tumours, read more