Jan 122023

Dear colleagues,

We are delighted to invite you to join the international scientific and practical conference on Personalized Therapy for CNS Tumors in Children to be held in a hybrid mode on March 31, 2023.

The event will be held as part of the programme of the World-Class Research Centre for Personalized Medicine.

The conference will focus on personalized diagnostic and treatment options for tumors of the central nervous system (CNS) in pediatric patients and will highlight the most significant and unresolved issues of modern diagnostic strategies, the possibilities of molecular genetic testing in routine clinical practice, the timing and indications for diagnostic testing. It will bring together medical experts for a detailed presentation of clinical approaches to the management of various nosological forms of CNS tumors in children and for a discussion of the most effective treatments.

Pediatric oncologists, neurosurgeons, morphologists, specialists in molecular genetic testing, radiologists, radiation therapists and pediatricians are invited to participate.


• Topical issues of personalized medicine in pediatric neurooncology
• Modern approaches and difficulties in diagnosing CNS tumors in children
• CNS tumor predisposition syndromes in children
• Therapy for various embryonal tumors of the CNS in children
• High-dose chemotherapy with autologous HSCT: indications and limitations
• Metronomic chemotherapy for CNS tumors in children
• Low-grade gliomas: effectiveness of targeted therapy
• High-grade gliomas: what's new?
• Glioma imaging during therapy: difficulties in differential diagnosis
• Radiation therapy in pediatric neurooncology
• Surgical treatment of CNS tumors in children


Organizing committee
Е-mail: dinikina_yuv@almazovcentre.ru

Conference and Communications Department
Phone: +7 (812) 702-37-17
E-mail: conference@almazovcentre.ru

Venue: Almazov National Medical Research Centre, Congress Centre, 2 Akkuratova Street, St. Petersburg.


Уведомляем вас, что в соответствии с Федеральным законом от 06.03.2006 № 35-ФЗ «О противодействии терроризму» в Центре Алмазова введен комплекс дополнительных мер по безопасности, направленный на предотвращение террористических актов. В целях обеспечения безопасности граждан и целостности объектов инфраструктуры при посещении Центра Алмазова проводится дополнительный личный осмотр, осмотр вещей и автотранспорта. Отказ от соблюдения мер по безопасности может послужить причиной недопуска на территорию Центра Алмазова. Просим с пониманием отнестись к введенным мерам по безопасности.

С уважением, Администрация Центра Алмазова