Workshop Insights

The 2nd annual workshop on Paediatric Solid Tumours organised by the Paediatric Solid Tumour Disease Management Group at Tata Memorial Hospital. This meeting provides a unique platform    for    discussing    the  multi-disciplinary management of the common pediatric solid tumour.

The workshop will benefit all clinicians & residents involved in care of children with solid tumours such as Paediatric Oncologists, Paediatric Surgeons, Oncologists, Oncosurgeons, Paediatricians, Radiation Oncologists, Pathologists, etc.

The theme of this year’s workshop is

“Concepts & Challenges in Paediatric solid Tumours”.

Conceptual lectures, interactive sessions as well as challenges in the management of difficult cases would be the cornerstone of this meeting. We aim to conceptualize the management of common tumors with a focus on principles and practice utilized in their management.

MULTI-DISCIPLINARY FORMAT:

This meeting will also emphasize the importance of multi-disciplinary approach towards improving outcomes in pediatric solid tumours. The format of the meeting is interactive, aimed to simplify the understanding of paediatric solid tumours. A multi- disciplinary faculty specializing in Pediatric solid tumour will interact with delegates to inculcate common concepts and diagnostic approaches for various tumours. In addition delegates and residents will get an opportunity to discuss a variety of common and uncommon tumours.

OPERATIVE  VIDEOS:

A wide range of operative videos of germ cell tumours ,Ewing sarcoma , Retinoblastoma and some rare tumors would be shown .The nuances of each surgical approach would be discussed.

TOPICS COVERED :

  • Germ Cell Tumour
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Soft Tissue Sarcomas (Chest wall ES, Extraskeletal ES,NRSTS )
  • Rare tumours

AWARDS:

2 Best posters

2 best papers

Prizes for Quiz winners