Cancer Center Town Hall Recordings
The Cancer Center at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) holds town halls for Cancer Center families.
Clinical Trials 101
Held July 2021
During this Patient & Family Town Hall, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia’s Cancer Center presented on a focused on explaining clinical trials, which have played a vital role in improving the cure rates for many pediatric cancers over the past 50 years.
Central Venous Lines
Held May 2021
In this Town Hall, experts discussed central venous lines: why we use them, how they work, potential complications and what patients can do to help manage their central line.
COVID-19 and Its Vaccines in Children, Including Those with Cancer
Held April 2021
This town hall focuses on understanding how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected children, including children with cancer, and explaining ongoing vaccine studies for children and plans for enrolling children with cancer.
Looking Out for Your Child’s Emotional Well-being
Held March 2021
This presentation focuses on helping caregivers understand and recognize concerning signs of emotional distress in their children as they manage potentially stressful changes related to cancer.