ALSF Childhood Cancer Research Grants
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|
|Central Venous Catheter (CVC) - Related Bloodstream Infections in Pediatric Cancer||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Rita Secola||Nurse Researcher Grants||2009||California|
|Prospective Symptom Assessment in Children with Advanced Cancer||University of Wisconsin - Madison / Kathleen Montgomery, PhD & Jennifer Madden, RN/MSN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2015||Wisconsin|
|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|
|Assessing the Relationship Between Physical Activity, Fatigue and Health Related Quality of Life in Children Receiving Cancer Treatment||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Pattianne Belfield, PNP, CRNP||Nurse Researcher Grants||2012||Pennsylvania|
|Neuronal Damage, Neurocognitive Losses and Quality of Life Following High-Dose Chemotherapy in Children with Brain Tumors||Children's Hospital Los Angeles / Mary Nelson||Nurse Researcher Grants||2009||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|
|The Therapy-Related Symptom Checklist for Children (TRSC-C): Systematic Monitoring of Symptoms to Improve Oncology Interventions.||Kansas Medical Center Research Institute, Inc. / Phoebe Williams||Nurse Researcher Grants||2008||Kansas|
|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|
|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|
|KAM: Kids are Moving; An Exercise Program for Children with Cancer||University of Minnesota / Mary Catherine (Casey) Hooke, PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2014||Minnesota|