Pictured: Members of the class of 2013
Event
By Celia Gittelson  |  Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Thirty young men and women, patients or former patients of Memorial Sloan Kettering’s Department of Pediatrics, celebrated earning their high school or high school equivalency diplomas in 2013.

Pictured: Paul Meyers & Patient
Honor
By Celia Gittelson  |  Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Memorial Sloan Kettering is ranked as one of the best hospitals for pediatric cancer care nationally according to U.S. News & World Report.

Pictured: CinemaVision goggles
Feature
By Celia Gittelson, BA  |  Friday, April 19, 2013

The Society of MSKCC’s Patient Environment Program funds projects aimed at enriching Memorial Hospital’s physical environment and the comfort of our patients.

Pictured: John Healey
Announcement
By Memorial Sloan Kettering  |  Wednesday, August 29, 2012

We recently launched our first-ever television advertising campaign, which offers a sense of the passion and compassion that defines how we care for people with cancer.

Pictured: David Abramson
Video
By Memorial Sloan Kettering  |  Thursday, July 12, 2012

At Memorial Sloan Kettering, an experienced team of physicians, nurses, and support staff care for children with the rare eye cancer retinoblastoma and their families.

Pictured: Farid Boulad
Profile
By Memorial Sloan Kettering  |  Monday, July 2, 2012

Pediatric Day Hospital Medical Director Farid Boulad explains that “we’re trying to excel at caring for the entire child, physically and emotionally.

New York Magazine's Best Doctors 2012
In the News
By Media Staff  |  Tuesday, June 12, 2012

The magazine’s 15th annual issue recognizes more cancer physicians from Memorial Sloan Kettering than any other hospital.

Pictured: Chaya Moskowitz
In the Clinic
By Media Staff  |  Monday, June 4, 2012

A new study confirms that female childhood cancer survivors who were treated with radiation to the chest have a high risk of developing breast cancer at a young age – a risk that is comparable to that of women who have mutations in BRCA1 or BRCA2 genes.

Pictured: Memorial Sloan Kettering Pediatric Patients
In the Community
By Memorial Sloan Kettering  |  Friday, April 13, 2012

For the 12th consecutive year, Stop & Shop customers have an opportunity to support Memorial Sloan Kettering’s Department of Pediatrics.

Video
By Memorial Sloan Kettering  |  Wednesday, April 4, 2012

Michael was diagnosed with acute myelogenous leukemia at age 16. After receiving treatment in the Department of Pediatrics he is a cancer survivor and college student, looking forward to “taking the artistic field by force.”

Pictured: Ross Levine
In the Lab
By Jim Stallard, MA, Writer/Editor  |  Thursday, March 15, 2012

Researchers have identified a set of genetic abnormalities that can enhance prognostic accuracy and aid treatment selection for people with acute myelogenous leukemia (AML).

Pictured: Nai-Kong Cheung
In the Lab
By Eva Kiesler, PhD, Science Writer/Editor  |  Tuesday, March 13, 2012

In a large-scale genome-sequencing study, researchers have discovered mutations in neuroblastoma tumors that could aid the development of diagnostic tests and therapies.

Patient Story
By Memorial Sloan Kettering  |  Monday, February 20, 2012

When five-year-old CJ Postighone was diagnosed with a rare pediatric cancer called rhabdomyosarcoma, he came to Memorial Sloan Kettering to receive a combination of surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation therapy.

Pictured: Marc Ladanyi & Laetitia Borsu
In the Lab
By Jim Stallard, MA, Writer/Editor  |  Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Memorial Sloan Kettering researchers have performed the first large-scale genetic analysis of several pediatric cancers, identifying mutations and potential targets for therapies to treat the cancers.

Pictured: Blood donation
In the News
By Media Staff  |  Thursday, December 22, 2011

After signing up for the National Bone Marrow Registry “Be The Match,” a Montclair man was recently called to donate peripheral blood stem cells for a sick child. He was inspired to join the registry after an anonymous donor saved the life of his own son, who had received a bone marrow transplant.

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