POGO provides a wide range of opportunities to enhance knowledge about childhood cancer care. We support patients, families and survivors with vital health information; provide continuing education that enables healthcare professionals to remain at the forefront of the rapidly advancing field of pediatric oncology; and we produce guidelines to help optimize patient care—all to ensure that children with cancer have optimal opportunities to thrive.
POGO Satellite Education Day
June 14, 2019 l Cathedral Centre, Toronto
POGO Satellite Education Day is organized as part of POGO’s commitment to providing educational opportunities for healthcare professionals who work in satellite clinics.
The next Satellite Education Day will take place on Friday, June 14, 2019 at St. James Cathedral Centre. Program and registration details will be announced shortly.
OOCH/POGO Survivor Conference
September 20-22, 2019 l Camp Oochigeas, Muskoka
POGO partners with Camp Oochigeas to host a biennial “Life After Childhood Cancer” conference, for survivors of childhood cancer aged 19+. The next Ooch/POGO Survivor Conference will take place on September 20-22, 2019 at Camp Oochigeas in Muskoka. Program and registration details will be announced shortly.
POGO Multi-Disciplinary Symposium
November 15-16, 2019 l Westin Prince Hotel, Toronto
The 2019 POGO Multi-Disciplinary Symposium on Childhood Cancer will focus on the Adolescents and Young Adults (AYA) patients, and ways to improve care and outcomes for this critical patient population.
Program and registration information will be released in spring 2019.
POGO AfterCare Education Day
POGO AfterCare Education Day is an integral part of POGO’s commitment to providing educational opportunities for health professionals who care for childhood cancer survivors. This educational event will be of interest to members of the multidisciplinary team who work at a POGO AfterCare Clinic and/or care for childhood cancer survivors.
The next AfterCare Education Day will take place in the spring of 2020.
POGO Education Portal
An online education resource for healthcare professionals to past POGO education events on a wide range of topics presented by leading international childhood cancer experts. Access the POGO Education Portal now or use the drop down menu in the blog portal to your left to select a specific cancer education event.
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