Dr. Joanne Wolfe, director of the Pediatric Advanced Care Team, or PACT, at Dana Farber/Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, commented on the challenges of pediatric palliative care.
Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center patient Carrick Wood went home for
the first time on Christmas after spending the first six months of his life
being treated for leukemia.
Lisa Scherber commented on the recent visit from Santa Claus to patients at Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center.
Dr. Lisa Diller commented on the effects that childhood cancer treatment can have on adult survivors.
Kieran discusses the challenges, the obstacles, and the ultimate joy of
overseeing one of the country’s foremost pediatric brain-tumor programs.
Tags: ChildhoodCancer, BrainTumors
Dr. Sung-Yun Pai led a study that found children with the immune disorder known as “bubble boy disease” who received stem cell transplants within three-and-a-half months of birth had the highest rates of survival.
Erin Harkins, who is being treated at Dana-Farber for Ewing’s sarcoma, attended A Prom to Remember for teens fighting cancer and other life-threatening illnesses.
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