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|
|Yoga for Children and Adolescents After Completing Cancer Treatment||Children's Health Care / Mary (Casey) Hooke||Nurse Researcher Grants||2010||Minnesota|
|Child and Adolescent Preferences for Involvement in their Cancer Treatment Decisions||Children's Research Institute / Katherine Kelly, Ph.D.||Nurse Researcher Grants||2012||District of Columbia|
|Relationships Between Symptoms and the Hospital Care Environment in Children and Adolescents with Cancer||Huntsman Cancer Institute / Lauri Linder||Nurse Researcher Grants||2010||Utah|
|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|
|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|
|Mothers and Fathers Perspectives: Family Management of Young Adult Survivors of Childhood Brain Tumors||University of Pennsylvania / Janet Deatrick||Nurse Researcher Grants||2010||Pennsylvania|
|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|
|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|
|COPE in Parents of Children Diagnosed with Cancer||University of Arizona / Gloanna Peek||Nurse Researcher Grants||2011||Arizona|