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Meet the 2021 Young SIOP awardees - Annelot Meijer

Hi there! For the coming weeks, our blog will be dedicated to our Young SIOP Award winners! Please meet Annelot Meijer, YI from the The Netherlands, in her own words. I am a health scientist and am currently working as a postdoctoral researcher at the Princess Máxima Center for Pediatric Oncology (PMC) in Utrecht. I just finished my PhD on hearing loss and tinnitus during and after childhood cancer treatment.  My thesis addressed several gaps of knowledge with regard to ototoxicity research, including the course of cisplatin-induced hearing loss development over time during childhood cancer treatment, clinical and genetic risk factors associated with hearing loss in children treated with cisplatin, and the occurrence of and risk factors for tinnitus in childhood cancer survivors. During that time, I was granted a generous donation from Novartis Pharma my work on the CROWN toxicity registry, and from The Gaby Olthuis Foundation for the tinnitus-related projects. I established several na

Meet the 2021 Young SIOP awardees - Lindsay Schwartz

Attention all early career providers who care for pediatric oncology children !

How have you been supporting your OWN mental health as a pediatric oncology health care provider, through out this pandemic? Part 2/2

How have you been supporting your OWN mental health as a pediatric oncology health care provider, throughout this pandemic? Part 1/2

A long overdue follow up to the "Breaking Bad News" session from SIOP 2020 Young Investigators Education Day