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|
|Pain and Symptom Experiences in Children with Cancer||University of California, Los Angeles / Eufemia Jacob, PhD, RN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||California|
|Testing a Hospital Sleep Hygiene Intervention||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Belinda Mandrell, PhD, RN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||Tennessee|
|The Meaning of Adolescents' Eating Experiences during Bone Marrow Transplant Recovery.||Baylor College of Medicine / Cheryl Rodgers, PhD, RN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||Texas|
|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|
|Exploring the impact of a teen weekend on the quality of life of the adolescent with cancer: A qualitative, case/control study.||The Children's Mercy Hospital / Kristin Stegenga, PhD, RN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||Missouri|
|Factors Influencing the Decision to Provide General Anesthesia or Moderate Sedation for Treatment Related Procedures in Children with Cancer||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Elizabeth Ely, PhD, RN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||Pennsylvania|
|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 Prevalence of Diaper Dermatitis in Pediatric Leukemia.||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Beth Storey||Nurse Researcher Grants||2008||Pennsylvania|
|Self-Management of Cancer-Related Fatigue by Adolescents: Pilot Study of an Evidence Based Educational Resource.||Seattle Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center / Catherine Fiona Macpherson||Nurse Researcher Grants||2008||Washington|
|Fatigue and Carnitine Levels over Eight Cycles of Chemotherapy in Children and Adolescents.||Baylor College of Medicine / Marilyn Hockenberry||Nurse Researcher Grants||2008||Texas|