The International Symposium on Pediatric Neuro-Oncology (ISPNO) is the major biennial global meeting of the multi-disciplinary international community of professionals involved in the scientific research, diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation of infants, children and young people with Central Nervous System tumors. ISPNO has enjoyed consistent growth since its first meeting in 1986. The 17th ISPNO in 2016 will mark the second meeting of ISPNO in the UK, returning to England for the first time since the London meeting in 2002. Throughout the entire symposium, attendees will engage in dialog regarding new treatments, innovative research and advances in pediatric neuro‐oncology in a dynamic and interactive forum designed to significantly expand the knowledge base of attendees and further enhance overall patient care worldwide. The Cure Starts Now Foundation Childhood Brain Tumour Snap Grant New to ISPNO 2016, The Cure Starts Now Foundation is running a US$50,000 grant competition for innovative project proposals in any area of paediatric neuro-oncology research. Full details and application form can be downloaded by clicking this link CSN ISPNO Snap Grant 2016. This competition will now on 25th April at Midnight.
The 17th ISPNO welcomes attendees from the following list: * 1. Regional and International Delegates from Developed and Developing Countries 2. Leading Decision-Makers and Researchers in the Field of Neuro-Oncology 3. Sub-specialties such as:
*This list is not exhaustive and is intended as a guide only. The 17th ISPNO encourages all professionals dedicated to the care of children with CNS tumors to benefit from this valuable opportunity to engage with experts, gain insights and establish new collaborations from the enriching plenaries, poster program and more.