1st ACCELERATE Educational Webinar on drug development in paediatric oncology (30 March) – Audiovisual material now available

Everything you always wanted to know about Developing Drugs for Children with Cancer* (*But were afraid to ask)

30 March 2021 (5-6pm CET)

Aims: The webinar provided a comprehensive overview of drug development regulatory science for the community of paediatric oncology in both EU and USA.

Slides of the Webinar:

Introduction 0:00

Chapter 1: Who is who and who does what? 04:30
Progress made for better regulations 07:24
Price & reimbursement 09:47

Chapter 2: How under-served are children? 10:56
Carboplatin used off-label 12:25
Off-label use in pediatrics 15:40

Chapter 3: Regulations which tried to help: success? 16:25
Principles regulation 18:27
New pediatric regulations 23:25
Pediatric regulations: success? 27:31
Why regulations failed in childhood cancer? 34:35

Chapter 4: How the future looks like? 38:46
RACE for children act 41:00
Pharmaceutical Strategy 42:25

Clinical case 44:06

Q&A 50:57


A YouTube playlist with all the video’s on the topic is available HERE.


About ACCELERATE’s Educational Webinar Series

Pediatric oncology drug development is a highly complex and ever evolving field, particularly regarding its regulatory framework. ACCELERATE’s Webinar Series will make it more understandable for all people involved in paediatric oncology

WHAT? Educational Webinars run by multi-stakeholder experts will explain complex topics in interactive, 1-hour sessions

WHEN? Throughout 2021 (First Webinar: 30 March, 5-6pm CET)

WHERE? Online

WHY? To foster and disseminate expertise in the paediatric oncology community by using ACCELERATE’s prominent position as an international, multi-stakeholder platform. These sessions will be of interests to researchers, students, fellows, pharma representatives, patient advocates and regulators

For more information contact contact@accelerate-platform.org