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|
|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|
|Effects of CNS Treatment on Antioxidant Level, Apoptosis and Cognitive Abilities in Childhood Leukemia||University of Arizona / Ki Moore, R.N./Ph.D.||Nurse Researcher Grants||2012||Arizona|
|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|
|Improving Thymus Function by RB Inactivation||Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford University School of Medicine / Julien Sage, PhD||Springboard Grants||2012||California|
|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|
|Mechanisms of PPM1D in Medulloblastoma Tumorigenesis and Invasion||Emory University / Robert Craig Castellino, MD||Bridge Grants||2012||Georgia|
|Dana-Farber/Children’s Hospital Cancer Center Developmental Therapeutics Center of Excellence||Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Steven DuBois, MD & Wendy London, PhD - Scholars: Melissa Burns, MD; Kevin Campbell, MD; Natalie Collins, MD/PhD; David Shulman, MD||Center of Excellence Grants||2012||Massachusetts|
|Pediatric Developmental Therapeutics Center of Excellence at UCSF||University of California San Francisco / Katherine Matthay, MD, Kieuhoa Vo, MD, - Scholars: Amit Sabnis, MD, Lena Winestone, MD/MSHP, Beth Winger, MD/PhD, Bo Qiu, MD/PhD||Center of Excellence Grants||2012||California|
|Texas Children's Cancer Center Alex's Lemonade Stand Center of Excellence||Baylor College of Medicine / Stacey Berg, MD - Scholars: Holly Lindsay, MD/MS, Sarah Injac, MD||Center of Excellence Grants||2012||Texas|
|Cooperating Genes for inv16 Acute Myeloid Leukemia||University of Massachusetts Medical School / Lucio Castilla||Bridge Grants||2012||Massachusetts|