Survivors

  • Event set for survivors of childhood cancer

    Event set for survivors of childhood cancer

    Children with cancer and their families are invited to a special “Teammates for Survivors” event Saturday, Sept. 27, at 10 a.m. at the Vanderbilt Student Recreation Center, 2700 Children’s Way. Read More

    Sep. 18, 2014

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    Camp Hope

    Thirty former patients of the Vanderbilt Burn Center gathered at the Ridley 4-H Center in Columbia, Tennessee, recently for Camp Hope, a free annual event for burn survivors ages 6 to 16. Read More

    Aug. 28, 2014

  • Girl wearing scarf

    Study eases childhood cancer survivors’ birth defect worries

    A large, retrospective study of the children of childhood cancer survivors who were treated with radiation therapy and/or some forms of chemotherapy found that the offspring do not have an increased risk for birth defects compared with children of cancer survivors who did not receive these treatments. Read More

    Jan. 13, 2012