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For almost four decades, the Florida Association of Pediatric Tumor Programs (FAPTP), Inc. has helped improve childhood cancer care in Florida. As its programs have grown and matured, FAPTP continues to attract special recognition both in Florida and nationally.

The Florida Association of Pediatric Tumor Program mission is to bring together physicians to share their interest, knowledge, and ideas in pediatric oncology and hematology. With these ideas, FAPTP hopes to promote the science and practice of different specialties while maintaining high standards of care and research.

FAPTP currently includes 16 participating Florida programs:

  • All Children’s Hospital, St. Petersburg
  • Baptist Children’s Hospital, Miami
  • Children’s Hospital of SW Florida at Lee Memorial Health System, Ft. Myers
  • Children’s Hospital for Cancer and Blood Diseases at Florida Hospital Cancer Institute, Orlando
  • Chris Evert Children’s Hospital at Broward Health, Ft. Lauderdale
  • Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital at Memorial, Hollywood
  • M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Orlando
  • Miami Children’s Hospital, Miami
  • Nemours Children’s Clinic, Jacksonville
  • Nemours Children’s Clinic, Orlando
  • Nemours Children’s Clinic, Pensacola
  • Children’s Hospital at St. Mary’s Medical Center, West Palm Beach
  • Palms West Children’s Hospital, Loxahatchee
  • St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital, Tampa
  • UF & Shands, Gainesville
  • University of Miami/Miller School of Medicine


Florida Association of Pediatric Tumor Programs, Inc.
University of South Florida, Department of Pediatrics
Health Informatics Institute
3650 Spectrum Blvd, Suite 100
Tampa, FL 33612


(813) 396-9528