6th International Symposium on Childhood, Adolescent and Young Adult Non Hodgkin Lymphoma

Rotterdam, September 26th-29th 2018


Information about the location of the event and how to get there can be found below.

Rotterdam, How to get there

Rotterdam is a municipality and city in the Dutch province of South-Holland, situated in the west of The Netherlands and part of the Randstad. The municipality is the second largest in the country (behind Amsterdam), with a population of approximately 601,300 people and over 2.9 million inhabitants in its metropolitan area (combined with The Hague). It is accessible with multiple vehicles, you can find information how to reach rotterdam in the section below.

How to get to rotterdam

At these sites you can find all the information you need to get to Rotterdam.

The Venue: De Doelen

De Doelen is Rotterdam’s leading venue for music and its central arena for the exchange of information. For both these activities the Doelen has a national and international reputation, taking its role as engine for cultural and economic development seriously. De Doelen is a place where musicians, their audiences, conference delegates, visitors meet and mingle freely, providing people of all kinds with meaningful experiences through music, debate and dialogue.


Ships entering the harbour every year


Residents in the City Rotterdam


Nationalities in and around Rotterdam


The year Rotterdam got founded


Welcome to Rotterdam, World Port, World City. Its port is one of the largest on earth. The metropolis with its constantly growing skyline full of modern architecture. Home to over 600,000 proud Rotterdam residents of over 170 different nationalities. They make Rotterdam the bustling and open city it is, offering a huge range of cultural and multicultural events, tourist attractions and a wealth of entertainment opportunities.

Tourist Information

At these sites you can find all the tourist information you need about Rotterdam.

"There are some people who live in a dream world, and there are some who face reality; and then there are those who turn one into the other."

Desiderius Erasmus

Registration, Schedule & Hotels

For more information about registration, housing and agenda please visit the website of PCRF Kids by clicking the green Register button. For more information about the schedule and planning open the pdf file by clicking the green schedule button below.


At these sites you can get information about hotels and discount

For every question, information or just to say "Hi", here is how you can get in touch with us. Or send us an Email!


Erasmus MC Sophia

Healthy population and excellent healthcare. This is what Erasmus MC stands for. Conducting groundbreaking work, pushing boundaries, and leading the way in research, education, and healthcare. We employ practical thinkers. Driven professionals with a can-do mentality who use their expertise to expand the pool of knowledge about health and disease, who improve diagnostics and treatment, and who continually look for ways to innovate. Their commitment helps us to help our patients and others with a healthcare need even more effectively, and enables us to keep healthy people healthy for longer.

Princess Máxima Center of Pediatric Oncology

The construction of our center is a real transition and unique for pediatric oncology. The way we treat childhood cancer is fundamentally different compared to other organizations. By combining research and care, we will be able to heal more children in the future. That is our mission! We will achieve this in a groundbreaking way and with a passion to do the very best for children with cancer and the people around them. The Princess Máxima Center for pediatric oncology provides the best care possible for children with cancer and their families. Our goal is to offer them the highest possible cure rate with minimal side effects during and after treatment. By combining care, research, education and training, we improve survival rates and the quality of life for children with cancer. The care is focused on the patients and their families, and particularly on the patient's development.

Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation

Founded in 1982 by physicians, parents and community leaders, Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation (PCRF) has been supporting pediatric cancer research since its inception. The persistent hard work of physicians, researchers, volunteers, staff and community partners dedicated to the health of our future generation—our children, have made advancement possible. Our mission is steadfast: to improve the care, quality of life and survival rates of children with malignant diseases.

New York Medical College

Since 1860, New York Medical College (NYMC) has trained generations of students from all over the world to deliver skilled and compassionate medical care, explore the basic science questions that lead to important discoveries, and provide leadership in the field of public health and essential services to people with specialized care needs.

With three schools – School of Medicine, Graduate School of Basic Medical Sciences, and School of Health Sciences and Practice – on one campus in Westchester County, New York, NYMC offers a large catchment area that enables our students to treat and work with culturally and economically diverse populations, and pursue a wide range of career, residency and internship opportunities. Our affiliate hospitals are some of the finest in the tri-state area, and our faculty is unsurpassed in their dedication and skill.

Westchester Medical Center

Located in Valhalla, New York, Westchester Medical Center is the Hudson Valley region's advanced medical care and referral hospital, serving more than 3.5 million people. Each year, more than 120,000 patients receive care at Westchester Medical Center in every clinical specialty through our main hospital, our Maria Fareri Children's Hospital – the only all-specialty children's hospital in the region - and our Behavioral Health Center. Westchester Medical Center's services are also accessible to residents of New York City and portions of Fairfield County, Connecticut.

Contact us

For every question, information or just to say "Hi", here is how you can get in touch with us. Or send us an Email!

Contact info

Susie Buchan

Email: sbuchan@pcrf-kids.org