Scandinavian Society of Neuro-oncology (SNOG) symposium Multidisciplinary Neuro-Oncology will be held in Tampere, Finland May 19-21, 2022  ( It will be jointly organized by SNOG and Finnish Brain Tumor Research Association (FiBTRA) ( You are warmly welcome to the symposium.

This multidisciplinary Nordic symposium is intended to bring together clinical experts and researchers from different disciplines working within the brain tumors. The program includes several excellent speakers from different fields of neuro-oncology, a panel discussion, poster presentations, active interaction, joint lunches, and evening activities.

Keynote speakers in alphabetical order:
Professor Frank Furnari
, University of California San Diego (UCSD) and Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, San Diego, USA
Doctor Itay Tirosh, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israe
Professor Roel Verhaak, Jackson Laboratory, Farmington, CT, USA and Amsterdam University Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Professor Frank Winkler, University Hospital Heidelberg and German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany

Invited speakers in alphabetical order:

Professor Anssi Auvinen, Tampere University, Tampere, Finland
Doctor Jiri Bartek, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
Professor Martin van den Bent, ErasmusMC Cancer Institute, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
Professor Monika Hegi, University of Lausanne and Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne,
Doctor Leena Kankaanranta, Comprehensive Cancer Centre, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
Doctor Sara Kinhult, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
Adjunct professor Päivi Koroknay-Pal, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
Associate Professor Miikka Korja, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland (tentatively accepted)
Adjunct professor Nea Malila, Director of the Finnish Cancer Registry, Cancer Society of Finland,
Adjunct professor Simone Niclou, Luxembourg Institute of Health, Luxembourg and University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
Professor Hans Skovgaard Poulsen, The DCCC Brain Tumor Center, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
Professor Ole Solheim, St. Olavs Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
Doctor Manuel Valiente, CNIO, Madrid, Spain
Doctor Joachim Weischenfeldt, Rigshospitalet and University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark

Abstract submission and registration will open 1.12.2021.

For more information, please visit the SONG-FIBTRA SYMPOSIUM 2022 website

Best regards,
Kirsi Granberg, president of SNOG and chair of FiBTRA and other organizers of the symposium