Research has shown that, for certain kinds of cancer, teens and young adults have better results when they are treated at a pediatric hospital like Seattle Children’s. We believe our focus on the whole person and involving their family helps our patients beat their disease.
Our team is determined that you keep being the person you want to be – regardless of your cancer diagnosis. Our medical director, Dr. Abby Rosenberg, focuses her research on the total well-being of adolescents and young adults – not just their fight against cancer.
To learn more, read AYA Cancer Leader Helps Teens and Young Adults Balance Life With Cancer.
The AYA program is part of the Cancer and Blood Disorders Center. Our patient outcomes are better than the national average for a broad range of cancers.
For more than a decade, U.S. News & World Report has consistently ranked Seattle Children's Cancer Center #1 in the Northwest, and among the best in the nation.