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Confirmed keynote speakers:

Asparginase hypersensitivity
Inge van der Sluis
Department of pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Erasmus Medical Center, Sohia Children's Hospital, Totterdam, The Neterlands.

Pancreatitis
Benjamin Ole Wolthers
Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine at The Juliane Marie Centre, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.

Thromboembolism
Elisabeth A. Chalmers
Department of Haematology, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow, UK.

Neurotoxicity
Chris Halsey
Wolfson Wohl Cancer Research Centre, Institute of Cancer Sciences, College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK.

Bacterial infection
Lillian Sung
Department of Paediatrics and Institute of Health Policy Management and Evaluation, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Fungal and viral infections
Thomas Lehrnbecher
Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology Hospital for Children and Adolescents Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt Germany.

Muscositis and inflammation
Klaus Müller
Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine at The Juliane Marie Centre, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.

Bone toxicity including osteonecrosis
Lynda Vrooman
Department of Pediatric Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Boston Children’s Hospital, MA, USA.

Muscle function and physical activity
Kirsten Ness
St. Jude Faculty, Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, USA.

Germline variants and toxicity
Jun Yang
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennesee, USA.

Balancing traditional event free survival and burden of toxicities
Maria Grazia Valsecchi
School of Medicine and Surgery, University of Milano-Bicocca, Milan, Italy.

Capture and registration of toxicities in Europe
Martin Stanulla
Children's Hospital, Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Hannover Medical School, hannover, Germany.

Capture and registration of toxicities in COG
Richard Aplenc
Department of Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

Cancer predisposition syndromes and toxicities
Christian Kratz
Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany.

Nephrotoxicity, inluding high-dose methotrexate
Jesper Heldrup
Childhood Cancer and research Unit, University Children’s Hospital, Lund, Sweden.

Psychological Issues
Melissa A. Alderfer
Nemours Biomedical Research, Nemours Alfred I. DuPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, Delaware, USA.

Toxic death and tumor lysis syndrome
Sujith Samarasinghe
Haematology and Oncology department, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, UK.