We'd like you to meet Dr. Elliot Stieglitz. Dr. Stieglitz is innovative in discovering new targeted therapies for patients with Juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia also called JMML, a type of blood cancer that affects infants and young children.
In honor of Women in Science Day, the Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation would like to proudly recognize some of the brilliant women funded by PCRF who are leading the way in their fields and working to cure pediatric cancer.
Press Release - IRVINE, CA (April 3, 2018) –On Saturday and Sunday, Mar. 24 and 25, the 20th Anniversary Reaching for the Cure Half Marathon, 10K, 5K and Kids Run race weekend was held on the Irvine Valley College campus with contributions totaling over $525,000 to help reach for a cure for pediatric cancer.
We’d like you to meet Dr. Sampurna Chatterjee, Emerging Investigator Grant recipient from Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Chatterjee explores reducing side effects of Medulloblastoma, the most common brain tumor in children.
We'd like you to meet Dr. Kathleen Sakamoto, Translational Research Grant recipient. Dr. Sakamoto's hope is to improve the overall survival of children with relapsed leukemia so that they will live healthy and productive lives.