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ALSF Funded Research Projects
|Project Title||Institution / Principal Investigator(s)||Grant Type||Year||State|
|Circadian Rhythms, Fatigue and Bright Light Therapy in Adolescent Cancer Survivors||University of Maryland, College Park / Valerie E. Rogers, PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2015||Maryland|
|PainSquad+: A Smartphone App to Support Real-Time Pain Management for Adolescents with Cancer||Hospital for Sick Children / Jennifer Stinson, RN, PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2013||Ontario|
|Yoga for Children and Adolescents After Completing Cancer Treatment||Children’s Health Care / Mary (Casey) Hooke||Nurse Researcher Grants||2010||Minnesota|
|Effects of CNS Treatment on Antioxidant Level, Apoptosis and Cognitive Abilities in Childhood Leukemia||University of Arizona / Ki Moore, R.N./Ph.D.||Nurse Researcher Grants||2012||Arizona|
|Fatigue and Carnitine Levels over Eight Cycles of Chemotherapy in Children and Adolescents.||Baylor College of Medicine / Marilyn Hockenberry||Nurse Researcher Grants||2008||Texas|
|Central Venous Catheter (CVC) - Related Bloodstream Infections in Pediatric Cancer||Children’s Hospital Los Angeles / Rita Secola||Nurse Researcher Grants||2009||California|
|Childhood Cancer Survivor Utilization and Barriers to Primary Care Providers||Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital / Micah Skeens, PNP||Nurse Researcher Grants||2012||Ohio|
|KAM: Kids are Moving; An Exercise Program for Children with Cancer||University of Minnesota / Mary Catherine (Casey) Hooke, PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2014||Minnesota|
|A Comparison of Parent and Clinician Reported Toxicities in Standard Radiation Versus Proton Beam Radiation in Children with Posterior Fossa Tumors.||Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia / Rosanna Pollack, RN & Cynthia Schmus, RN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||Pennsylvania|
|Palliative Care and End-of-Life Communication Experiences of Pediatric Oncology Nurses.||Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes Jewish College of Nursing / Verna Hendricks-Ferguson, PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||Missouri|