Pediatric Oncology

Global HOPE – Our Journey One Year Later

By John Damonti, President, Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation

How do you treat 11,000 new cases of pediatric cancer annually with only five pediatric oncologists?

With those numbers, it’s not surprising the mortality rate for pediatric cancer in Botswana, Malawi and Uganda in southern and east Africa is as high as 90 percent.

Pediatric Oncology in Africa: A Sanofi Espoir Foundation Partnership


From April 5-8, Sanofi will participate in the 12th Continental Congress of the International Society of Pediatric Oncology (SIOP), organized this year on the African continent, in Morocco.

This meeting represents an important opportunity for health professionals and companies to meet and exchange on the issue of access to care in Africa.

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