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CHOP Kicks of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

The Cancer Center at CHOP invites the community to raise awareness and fund research to cure childhood cancer.

September 2, 2014
Personalized Cellular Therapy for Leukemia Receives FDA's Breakthrough Therapy Designation

A personalized immunotherapy has been awarded the FDA's Breakthrough Therapy designation for the treatment of relapsed and refractory adult and pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

July 7, 2014
Roger Daltrey and Joan Jett & the Blackhearts Support CHOP

Music icons join together in a concert to support teens with cancer at CHOP through Teen Cancer America.

July 1, 2014
Taylor Swift Donates $50,000 to CHOP’s Cancer Center

A $50,000 gift from seven-time GRAMMY winner Taylor Swift will be used to create specialized programming for teens with cancer treated at CHOP’s Cancer Center.

June 3, 2014
CHOP Appoints Chief of Neurosurgery, Phillip B. “Jay” Storm, MD

Phillip B. “Jay” Storm, MD, has been appointed chief of the Division of Neurosurgery at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), effective January 1, 2014. Dr. Storm has served as an attending surgeon at CHOP since 2004.

December 30, 2013
CHOP Presents T Cell Therapy Research Update

Research study of T cell immunotherapy continues to show highly promising results in children with leukemia.

December 9, 2013
Fox 29 News Features CHOP Cancer Patient Antonio

Antonio has been chosen as a Childhood Cancer Awareness Month Ambassador because of his amazing spirit and inspiring hope.

September 3, 2013
Wall Street Journal Features CHOP's Dr. Jill Ginsberg

The Wall Street Journal featured Dr. Jill Ginsberg discussing experimental fertility-preservation procedures and cancer treatment at CHOP.

September 2, 2013
Dr. Jill Ginberg’s Fertility Research Featured in Nature Medicine

An experimental approach may help boys with infertility caused by cancer treatment.

August 6, 2013
CBS Sunday Morning Features CHOP Cancer Research

The Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation has helped pay for nearly 300 cancer studies, some of them at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Now ten years after Alex's death, the oncologist who treated her at CHOP is making breakthroughs in the treatment of a specific kind of childhood cancer.

June 2, 2013

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