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AYA Fellow Awarded Damon Runyon-Sohn Pediatric Fellowship

We’re proud to announce that our Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology Fellow, Lara Davis, MD, has won the Damon Runyon-Sohn Pediatric Cancer Fellowship Award. This award is given to basic scientists and clinicians who are conducting research with the potential … Continue reading

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Calling All AYA Cancer Survivors Just Out of Treatment

In a joint effort with our community partners, Familias en Accion and Oncology Youth Connection, the Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology Program will begin our Cancer Transitions sessions. The program aims to help young adult patients (aged 18-39 at time … Continue reading

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Test Your Knowledge on Adolescents & Young Adults with Cancer

April 2-8th is National Young Adult Cancer Awareness Week (NYACAW). What better way to celebrate than to share some facts about this special population of 15 to 39 year olds affected by cancer? Did you know? Every year 70,000 people … Continue reading

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New Professional Guidelines for Treating Adolescents and Young Adults

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN)is known for their powerful list of comprehensive guidelines for treating and beating cancer. That’s why their recent announcement and reveal of the latest set of guidelines was cause for celebration. The addition of Adolescent … Continue reading

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