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Scientific Meeting

Welcome to our first Scientific Meeting of 2024.


  • Clonal heterogeneity and evolution during treatment in high hyperdiploid BCP-ALL (Margo Aertgeerts - KU Leuven) - 4:00pm
  • Static, turbulent and 3D models for megakaryocyte characterisation and to promote platelet formation for disease modelling of inherited platelet disorders (Kato Ramaekers - KU Leuven) - 4:30pm
  • Cancer-related fatigue, associations with psychosocial variables and the cardiorespiratory fitness of children and adolescents after cancer treatment (Deveny Vanrusselt - KU Leuven) - 5:00pm
  • Diagnosing Hereditary Cancer Predisposition in Children with Cancer: preliminary result of DHECIPR study (Robin Deputter - UZ Gent) - 5:30pm
  • Closure networking drink - 6:00pm

Event is free of charge but registration is required (registration closes on 21Feb). 

Accreditation points are requested.

Location :  BSPHO office - 30, Clos Chapelle-aux-Champs (6th floor) - 1200 Brussels.  (Parking code : 3473)

This Scientific meeting is sponsored by the Olivia Fund

The Olivia Fund supports multiple innovative research projects in the field of paediatric cancer in order to improve the outcome and care of paediatric cancer patients. Any contribution can be of much value.

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