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Metronomics in the High, Middle and Low Income Settings-Sympsium at SIOP Capetown October 2015

A symposium dedicated to metronomics will take place during the 47th Congress of the International Society of Paediatric Oncology (SIOP) will take place October 8-11, 2015 in Cape Town, South Africa. SIOP’s aim is to improve and optimise treatments throughout the world. SIOP’s vision is that no child should die of cancer. You can deard all details about the meeting by clicking here In keeping with the tradition of previous SIOP congresses, the scientific programme will comprise of plenary sessions, guest lectures, committee/group sessions, meet the expert sessions, free and proffered paper sessions. As part of this meeting a symposium entitled : Metronomic Therapy in the High, Middle and Low Income Settings will take place on the Saturday, October 10 from 10:40 to 12:10.

Here is the tentative program.

Chair: Nicolas André (France)

10:40 Mechanism of action and experience in HIC Nicolas André

11:00 Metronomic in LMIC: the Indian experience Shripad Banavali (India)

11:20 Metronomic in South Africa Alan Davidson (South Africa)

11:40 Discussion