May 152019

Dear colleagues,

We are pleased to invite you to take part in the first interdisciplinary conference on central nervous system tumors in children. It will be a platform to discuss diagnostic aspects and the current possibilities of antitumor and accompanying therapy.

The Conference will be organized by:
Almazov National Medical research Centre
Russian Society for Radiosurgery and Stereotactic Radiotherapy


  • Epidemiology of malignant CNS tumors in children
  • Specialized care for children with CNS tumors
  • Clinical manifestations, course and prognosis
  • Early diagnosis
  • Neurosurgical care for children with malignant CNS tumors
  • Comprehensive treatment for CNS tumors in children
  • State of art: current antitumor therapies
  • Morphological and molecular-genetic features of malignant tumors in children
  • Challenges of intensification of antitumor therapy using high-dose chemotherapy
  • Radiation therapy in children
  • Accompanying treatment, delayed effects, rehabilitation
  • Clinical case discussions


PR and Conference Department of Almazov Centre
Tel.: +7 (812) 702 37 16, 702 37 17

Technical organizer:

Almazov Foundation Fund
Tel.:  +7 (812) 702 37 49 (ext. 005359)