Tag Archive: research participation

Dec 22 2016

‘Tis the Season to Thank Our Research Volunteers

Working at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) during this time of year is incredibly gratifying. In the past few weeks I have heard literally dozens of stories about groups of employees coming together to raise money for charities; conduct drives for food, toys and books; work to help the homeless; and “adopt” families to ensure that children being treated at the hospital and their parents have an enjoyable holiday.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/tis-season-thank-research-volunteers/

Apr 25 2014

Pediatric Cancer Patients Need More Say in Phase 1 Trials

The study published in the Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology is the first to observe actual informed consent conferences for pediatric phase 1 cancer research.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/pediatric-cancer-patients-need-say-phase-1-trials/