Personalizing Pediatric Cancer Care: Innovation Through Collaboration

The Rittenhouse Hotel
210 W Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA 19103  

Mar 10, 2022-Mar 11, 2022

A forward-thinking gathering

Join other industry disrupters, researchers, innovators and change-agents looking to advance precision medicine in pediatric cancer care. This summit will offer the opportunity to review unpublished research and data, examine advances in diagnostics and care, share best practices, and build new relationships. The summit’s guiding principle: Collaboration creates innovation.

Registrants can attend the summit live, in-person or participate virtually.

The summit’s content will focus on scientific advances in pediatric cancer care in the diagnostics and therapeutic space, with presenters who are renowned in their respective fields. Attendees will include physicians and care providers, pharmaceuticals leaders, and clinical geneticists and laboratory diagnostic leaders in pediatric cancer.

Date & time

  • March 10, 2022, 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • March 11, 2022, 7:30 a.m - 12:00 p.m. 

Content will include

  • Hematological malignancies
  • CNS malignancies
  • Solid malignancies
  • Cancer predisposition
  • Advances in lab diagnostics and genetics
  • FDA/regulatory updates
  • Patient advocacy

Event co-chairs


  • Kathrin Bernt, MD, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Thomas DeRaedt, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Todd Druley, MD, PhD, ArcherDx, Inc.
  • Mike Fisher, MD, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Nancy Goodman, JD, Patient Advocacy
  • Jennifer Kalish, MD, PhD, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Soheil Meshinchi, MD, PhD, Fred Hutch Cancer Center
  • Yael Mosse, MD, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Charles Mullighan, MD, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
  • Paul Northcott, PhD, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
  • Ken Onel, MD, PhD, Mt. Sinai
  • Will Parsons, MD, PhD, Texas Children's Hospital
  • Stefan Pfister, MD, Heidelberg, Germany
  • Adam Shlien, PhD, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto
  • Alejandro Sweet-Cordero, MD, University of California, San Francisco
  • Sarah Tasian, MD, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Jinghui Zhang, PhD, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Meet these and other world-class experts in pediatric oncology at a Thursday-evening reception.

Abstract submission

We will be accepting abstracts. Stay tuned for more details.

Registration and cost

Virtual attendees: $50

In-person attendees: $150

In-person registration includes a networking cocktail reception and meals.

Register now

Book your hotel today

Rooms are available at a discounted rate at The Rittenhouse Hotel for summit attendees. When calling The Rittenhouse Hotel to reserve a hotel room, mention the Pediatric Precision Medicine Summit Room Block. Call 215-546-9000.


Valet Parking is available at The Rittenhouse Hotel. There are also parking garages and public parking lots within walking distance.

Contact information

If you have any questions or for additional information, please contact Jason Roberts at