POEM 3rd Scientific Meeting "Childhood cancer: Advancing through Adversity"

Muscat, Oman


Pediatric Oncology East and Mediterranean Group (POEM) group will hold its 3rd scientific conference "Childhood cancer: Advancing through Adversity" on March 3-5, 2023, in Muscat-Oman, organized by the POEM group, St. Jude Global (SJG), Sultan Qaboos University (SQU), and the American University of Beirut (AUB). In addition to the Scientific Meeting Program, four workshops will take place.


March 03 and 04Main Scientific Meeting and concurrent Nursing Workshop


March 05: Main Scientific Meeting and concurrent Multidisciplinary Workshop for Local Treatment of Abdominal Tumors, Retinoblastoma Workshop (closed meeting), and Qualitative Research Workshop (for health care professionals and Foundations)

  • Click here  for more information and the full programs of the Scientific Meeting and Multidisciplinary Workshop for Local Treatment of Abdominal Tumors. 


  • - Click here to check out POEM 4th Nursing Workshop Syllabus and Program.
  • - Click here to check out more information regarding the the Qualitative Research Workshop for healthcare professionals and representatives from regional foundations.



Registration is now open! Click here to register

  • - 20$ for Nurses
  • - 50$ for Physicians



Reimbursement of registration fees is possible after sending the ticket and hotel reservation to info@poemgroup.org


or you can apply for the “Registration Fees Exemption” by:


1- Becoming a POEM Member (Click here to join POEM Group for free)


2- Sending to info@poemgroup.org evidence of ticket and hotel reservation

“Registration Fees Exemption” for local attendees is not available.

Venue and Date:

- Location: Muscat, Oman

- Venue: Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel  (Click here for the hotel map and directions)

- Date: March 03 -05, 2023 



- To reserve rooms at the below reduced conference rate at Sheraton Oman and Al-Falaj Hotel, please reach out to reservation@visitoman.om


Hotel Name Room Type Occupancy / Meal       Price in OMR          Price in USD
Sheraton Oman Deluxe Room SGL - BB                      62                       167
Sheraton Oman Deluxe Room DBL - BB                      64                       172
Al Falaj Hotel Standard Room SGL - BB                      37                        99
Al Falaj Hotel Standard Room DBL - BB                      42                       113


- To reserve rooms at reduced conference rate at Al-Bustan, please reach out to info@poemgroup.org to provide you with more details.



- Meals will be provided during the meeting.


Visa Issuance for Oman Visa

- For your Oman Visa issuance, you can contact "Visit Oman" on Travel@VisitOman.om 


Activities/Tours in Oman

  • - To check out tour deals offered by Visit Oman please click here.
  • - For Visit Oman airline networks please click here.

Supporters Information

  • - To become a supporter, please click here to check the packages and fill the supporter form.
  • - Stay tuned for POEM 3rd Scientific Meeting Supporters’ Information.


Congratulations to the three Abstract Winners & the Winner of the “Young Innovative Award”! Please Click here to check out the names of the winners. 


For any questions, please email us at info@poemgroup.org