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Latest pediatric cancer Stories

2014-04-17 08:21:28

Hyundai Motor America's nonprofit continues longstanding commitment to end pediatric cancer, announces 2014 research grant winners and introduces new National Youth Ambassadors NEW YORK, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai Motor America and its nonprofit organization Hyundai Hope On Wheels® announce today the launch of their 2014 nationwide grant program to fund pediatric cancer research. The launch event will take place at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City in...

2014-04-16 20:20:19

Hyundai marks 16th year in the fight against pediatric cancer NEW YORK, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai Hope On Wheels®, a nonprofit organization committed to helping kids fight cancer, rang the NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell this morning at the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York's Times Square. The event honored Hyundai Motor America's 16th year in the fight against pediatric cancer. Chairman of the Hyundai Hope On Wheels Board of Directors Mickey Pong was joined by the...

2014-04-07 12:22:52

The Hyundai Hope On Wheels COG Biorepository will help Project:EveryChild study every type of pediatric cancer that occurs in the U.S. FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai Motor America's pediatric cancer nonprofit organization, Hyundai Hope On Wheels®, yesterday announced a $2 million research grant award to fund the Children's Oncology Group's (COG) Project:EveryChild. This marks Hyundai's latest move in supporting the scientific community's efforts to...

2014-03-19 16:20:12

Hyundai Hope On Wheels will announce its 2014 Grants Program FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai Hope On Wheels®, a leading contributor to pediatric cancer research nationwide, announced today it will sponsor the Pediatric Cancer Town Hall Meeting at the 105(th) Annual Meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research to be held April 5-9, 2014 in San Diego, Calif. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131002/LA90771LOGO-b The Pediatric Cancer...

2014-03-05 23:30:46

Donations to Benefit Pediatric Cancer Research in Honor of Song’s Namesake Cary, NC (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 The V Foundation for Cancer Research, one of the nation’s leading cancer research funding organizations, is excited to announce that it will receive $100,000 from the sales of international superstar Taylor Swift’s single “Ronan,” whose proceeds benefit pediatric cancer research. Swift’s donation will add to the more than $14 million The V Foundation has already awarded...

2014-01-31 23:26:08

A pediatric cancer diagnosis is shocking and frightening for parents, but good education and support resources can foster hope and help parents walk calmly alongside their child during treatment and beyond. St Louis, MO (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 It’s not difficult to imagine the heartache and challenges facing a parent whose child has been diagnosed with pediatric cancer. Cure rates are higher than ever, and there are hundreds of resources to help both parents and young patients cope...

2014-01-09 12:24:31

New Campaign to Raise Awareness in the Fight Against Childhood Cancers LOS ANGELES and NEW YORK, Jan. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- St. Baldrick's Foundation and Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) will unveil a new print and broadcast public service announcement featuring actor Samuel L. Jackson. The PSA, entitled "In Play," is designed to increase awareness about childhood cancers and the critical importance for infants and children, and in particular teens and young adults with...

2013-12-18 16:24:11

The registry will support Nemours' nationally recognized Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in its ongoing pediatric cancer research initiatives SALT LAKE CITY, Dec. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Remedy Informatics, the leading provider of registry-based clinical informatics software for healthcare delivery and life sciences research, announced that it will partner with researchers at the Nemours Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at the Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children to...

2013-12-02 12:26:26

Display Window Helps Raise Awareness For Pediatric Cancer NEW YORK, Dec. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Max Cure Foundation (MCF) will take over the giant display window at 10 Rockefeller on The Today Show Plaza just steps away from the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree. This opportunity to highlight Max Cure and its mission to advance the fight against pediatric cancer was made possible by EHE International. The 115 square foot exhibit will contain childhood cancer facts...

2013-10-31 08:29:21

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- It makes sense that children and teens undergoing pediatric cancer treatment miss some school. There are days when they don't have the energy to keep up with their homework, and days when they can't go to school at all. Sometimes they might make it to class, only to feel listless and unable to concentrate. Existing learning disabilities may not get enough attention, and extra-curricular activities might have to be sidelined. But there's a lot...