Conference Information

Educational Programs & Annual Seminar

FAPTP serves as an educational resource for pediatric hematology/oncology concerns, including cancer, hemophilia, and sickle cell disease. Our nationally attended conference on childhood cancer and blood disorders is now in its 40th year.

The seminar provides continuing education for healthcare professionals and a forum to discuss treatment and supportive care issues with nationally renowned experts. The seminar draws approximately 220 nurses and other health professionals annually. Participants from outside of Florida consistently comprise more than half of the total attendance, demonstrating the national recognition of the seminar.

FAPTP Centers throughout Florida provide a variety of educational services in their communities as well. Their staff members provide education and support to patients, parents, medical professionals and the general public.

November 9-11, 2017

40th Annual Advances in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

TradeWinds Island Grand Resort, St. Pete Beach, Florida

TradeWinds Island Grand
5500 Gulf Boulevard
St. Pete Beach, FL 33706
Toll Free: (800) 360-4016

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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