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|
|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|
|A Nurse-Led Structured Discharge Teaching Intervention for Parents of Newly Diagnosed Pediatric Oncology Patients||University of Alabama at Birmingham / Wendy Landier, RN/PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2016||Alabama|
|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|
|Arterial Stiffness in Children who Recently Completed Cancer Therapy||University of North Carolina / Sheila Santacroce, PhD||Nurse Researcher Grants||2013||North Carolina|
|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|
|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|
|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|
|The Meaning of Adolescents' Eating Experiences during Bone Marrow Transplant Recovery.||Baylor College of Medicine / Cheryl Rodgers, PhD, RN||Nurse Researcher Grants||2007||Texas|