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 our nearly 1,000 funded projects below.
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ALSF Funded Research Projects
|Project Title||Institution / Principal Investigator(s)||Grant Type||Year||State|
|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|
|Evaluation of the Prevalence of Diaper Dermatitis in Pediatric Leukemia.||Children's Hospital of Philadelphia / Beth Storey||Nurse Researcher Grants||2008||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|
|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|
|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|
|The Meaning of Adolescents' Eating Experiences during Bone Marrow Transplant Recovery.||Baylor College of Medicine / Cheryl Rodgers, PhD, RN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||Texas|
|Testing a Hospital Sleep Hygiene Intervention||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital / Belinda Mandrell, PhD, RN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||Tennessee|
|Pain and Symptom Experiences in Children with Cancer||University of California, Los Angeles / Eufemia Jacob, PhD, RN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||California|
|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|
|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|