Multidisciplinary meetings are an integral part of oncology care. POEM multidisciplinary case discussion forums were started in September 2013. Currently, POEM Group conducts periodic virtual case discussion forums divided into Leukemia/Lymphoma and Solid Tumors the purpose of which is:


  1. Sharing expertise.
  2. Sharing diagnostic challenges.
  3. Presenting therapeutic options.
  4. Seeking solutions in low resources countries.
  5. Highlighting ethical issues.
  6. Educational.


Experts from the different POEM Centers and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital attend these forums and give feedback and recommendation on management of the presented cases.

To share your case, please email us at:


To view cases previously discussed, visit the POEM group case discussion place on the SJGA website: