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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
CHOP Oncologist Leads First Pediatric Dream Team

A physician-researcher from CHOP will lead the first-ever pediatric “Dream Team” solely focused on creating new treatments for the most challenging childhood cancers. $14.5 million grant from St. Baldrick's and Stand Up To Cancer combines immunotherapy and genomics research. 

April 7, 2013
T-Cell Therapy Kills an Aggressive Leukemia in Two Children

Two children with an aggressive form of childhood leukemia show no evidence of cancer cells in their bodies after treatment with a novel cell therapy that reprogrammed their immune cells to rapidly multiply and destroy leukemia cells.

March 25, 2013
ASCO Honors CHOP Expert Garrett Brodeur

The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) today announced it will confer one of its highest awards on pediatric oncologist Garrett M. Brodeur, M.D., of the Cancer Center at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

March 15, 2013

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