The purpose of CEPOETA is support of research in pediatric oncology, particularly the area of early clinical trials for children and young adults.


The objectives of CEPOETA are to:

  • Create an international framework of experts on clinical trials in children, where new partnerships for realization of multicentric clinical trials will emerge.


  • Systematically accelerate access to new innovative drugs and therapies for children with cancer within the European Union.


  • Increase the number of multicentric clinical trials for children oncology patients in the countries of Central and Eastern Europe.


  • Support clinical research in pediatric oncology.

  • Intermediate communication and cooperation among state authorities, pharmaceutical companies, research organisations, healthcare facilities, parents and children in the area of pediatric oncology.