Your child will have the option to take part in research studies that help us learn about survivorship so we can better serve your needs.
We also do research to identify risk factors or early signs of aftereffects of treatment, such as heart damage or later cancers. Finding people at risk early could help prevent or lessen these late effects.
Dr. Eric Chow, medical director for the program, is a nationally known expert in the long-term effects of treatment for childhood cancer. He holds leadership roles in the Children’s Oncology Group and the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study, which is funded by the National Cancer Institute.
Read more about improving the quality of life for survivors of childhood cancer.