Welcome to Liverpool, England for the 17th ISPNO meeting!  With attendees from an inter-disciplinary range of pediatric oncology and neuro-oncology medical and scientific fields from across the globe, over 1100 participants descended on this beautiful city for a 3 day conference on June 12-15, 2016 to share, network and advance the overall scientific agenda for all pediatric brain tumors. There were sessions on a wide spectrum of brain tumors including DIPG, Medulloblastoma, High Grade, low grade and many others. The pediatric low grade tumor session, co-chaired by Dr. Mark Kieran and Dr. Stefan Pfister, included a 2.5 hour session with presentations from 7 different world-renowned clinicians/researchers. A number of these presentations were videotaped and can be viewed as follows:

Changing the outcome for all children battling brain tumors is of the highest priority for this esteemed group and momentum continues to pick up speed as these, and others from around the world, are turning their attention to finding more effective treatments. Additional information about the 17th ISPNO is available here. Planning is already underway for ISPNO 2018, to be held in Denver, Colorado in June 2018.