In March/April 2023, we celebrate the many women around the world who work in Paediatric Oncology!
We are thankful to all women across all professions in the field of paediatric oncology, who are tirelessly working with childhood cancer patients and their families! To celebrate, the SIOP Women Leaders Network is sharing the challenges, triumphs, and lessons learnt along the way from women leaders in paediatric oncology to help inspire the next generation.
Meet Prof. Susan Cohn, neuroblastoma researcher from the USA
Meet Dr. Nisreen Amayiri, neuro-oncologist from Jordan
Meet Prof. Tracey O’Brien, paediatric oncologist and transplant physician from Australia
Meet Dr. Jeannette Parkes, a radiation oncologist from South Africa
Meet Ms. Jeanette Hawkins, a lead nurse from the UK
Meet Dr. Purna Kurkure, a paediatric oncologist from India
Meet Prof. Martha Grootenhuis, a psychologist from the Netherlands
Meet Prof. Michelle Haber, a childhood cancer researcher from Australia
Meet Ms. Janice Nuuhiwa, a prominent nurse leader from the USA
Read about Dr. Audrey Evans (1925-2022), a trailblazing neuroblastoma expert and childhood cancer advocate from UK/USA
Meet Dr. Nubia Mendonça, a paediatric oncologist from Brazil
Meet Dr. Zainab Shinkafi Bagudu, a paediatrician and childhood cancer advocate from Nigeria
Meet Ms. Salma Choudhury, an avid childhood cancer advocate from Bangladesh
For more info on the SIOP Women Leaders Network and its activities, please follow our announcements on this webpage here.