With your support, we have been able to fund outstanding research, leading toward cures and improved quality of life for children with cancer. Browse through more than 1,000 funded projects below.
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ALSF Funded Research Projects
|Project Title||Institution / Principal Investigator(s)||Grant Type||Year||State|
|Mothers and Fathers Perspectives: Family Management of Young Adult Survivors of Childhood Brain Tumors||University of Pennsylvania / Janet Deatrick||Nurse Researcher Grants||2010||Pennsylvania|
|Testing a Hospital Sleep Hygiene Intervention||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Belinda Mandrell, PhD, RN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||Tennessee|
|KAM: Kids are Moving; An Exercise Program for Children with Cancer||University of Minnesota / Mary Catherine (Casey) Hooke, PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2014||Minnesota|
|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|
|Effects of CNS Treatment on the Hippocampus||University of Arizona / Ki Moore||Nurse Researcher Grants||2009||Arizona|
|Altered Cerebral Blood Flow after Pediatric Posterior Fossa Brain Tumor Treatment||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Mary Baron Nelson, RN/PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2016||California|
|Fatigue and Carnitine Levels over Eight Cycles of Chemotherapy in Children and Adolescents.||Baylor College of Medicine / Marilyn Hockenberry||Nurse Researcher Grants||2008||Texas|
|Nitrosative Stress And Symptom Severity During Childhood Leukemia Treatment||Duke University Medical Center / Marilyn Hockenberry, RN, PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2013||North Carolina|
|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|
|Evaluation of the Literacy Demand and Racial/Ethnic Influences for Self-Reported Symptomatic Adverse Events during Childhood Cancer Therapy||Palmetto Health / Janice Withycombe, PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2013||South Carolina|