Belgian Society of Paediatric Haematology Oncology
Welcome to the BSPHO

Belgian Society of Paediatric Haematology Oncology

The BSPHO unites the recognized Belgian centres in paediatric haemato-oncology and their professionals to share expertise and knowledge to improve treatment and patient care in childhood cancer

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BSPHO, our mission

The BSPHO's mission is to improve the care and ensure access to the most effective treatments for children and adolescents with cancer in Belgium.

Together we are stronger


  • Why is long-term follow-up needed?
  • Post treatment: The long-term follow-up plan
  • What to tell your doctor during follow-up visits?
  • Research and collaboration: Improving the quality of survival

Latest news

New Study Open

NORDIC: Study investigating speech issues in paediatric brain tumour patients

In January 2024, the NORDIC trial launched and will evaluate Cerebellar Mutism Syndrome in children undergoing brain tumour surgery.

Job Vacancy

Job Vacancy: Hemato-Oncology Clinical Studies Coordinator - HUDERF

The Department of Pediatric Hemato-Oncology at the Queen Fabiola Children's University Hospital (HUDERF) is recruiting a Hemato-Oncology Clinical Studies Coordinator (CDI - 38H).

New Study Open

New registry open : RELIVE

In October 2023, a new registry (RELIVE) was open in Belgium.

New Study Open

ALCL-VBL: New Trial for Paediatric non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Patients launched in Belgium

In September 2023, ALCL-VBL trial was launched to evaluate Vinblastine treatment for children under 18 with Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma.


Next events

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Scientific Meeting

1st BSPHO Scientific Meeting 2024

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Symposium - Cliniques Universitaires Saint-Luc

Le centre de soins palliatifs pédiatriques a le plaisir de vous inviter à son séminaire : « Les soins palliatifs en pédiatrie : faim de vivre ».

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UZ Gent Symposium: Drug Delevopment From Bench To Bedside

This symposium offers stakeholders a chance to explore Ghent University Hospital's clinical trial and drug research capabilities.


Our Donors

Become a donor of the BSPHO's ‘To Cure and Beyond’ fundraising campaign so that children and young people with cancer can reap the benefits of scientific research.