Long Beach clinical trials

St. Baldrick’s Foundation Awards $50,000 Grant to the Jonathan Jaques Children’s Cancer Center

Awards $50,000 Grant to the Jonathan Jaques Children’s Cancer Center The St. Baldrick’s Foundation, a volunteer-driven and donor-centered charity dedicated to raising money for childhood cancer research, is proud to award a one-year infrastructure grant of $50,000 to the Jonathan Jaques Children’s Cancer Center (JJCCC) at Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach.

More than 600 Swim to Raise $40,000 for Lung Cancer Research

Open Water Swim for Lung Cancer Research Swimmers get ready to run and dive into the water at Marine Stadium for Long Beach’s inaugural Swim Across America event. More than 600 participants and supporters gathered at Marine Stadium in Long Beach for the inaugural open water swim that raised nearly $40,000 for lung cancer research programs at the MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute (TCI) at Long Beach Memorial.

Hundreds of Guests Watch Pediatric Patients at Miller Children’s “Break Down the Walls of Cancer”

miller children's hospital Family, friends, donors and hospital staff watch as pediatric cancer patients break down the “walls of cancer” with boxing gloves to open their new playroom. More than a year in the making, Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach held a grand opening event for the new hematology/oncology unit.

Miller Children’s Hospital Awarded $50,000 Grant From The St. Baldrick’s Foundation

Awards $50,000 to Miller Children's Hospital Long Beach It takes life-saving research and access to clinical trials to Conquer Kids’ Cancer! The St. Baldrick’s Foundation, a volunteer-driven charity dedicated to raising money for childhood cancer research, awarded an infrastructure grant of $50,000 to the Jonathan Jaques Children’s Cancer Center (JJCCC) at Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach.

Gourmet Food Trucks Team With MemorialCare Breast Center For Cancer Education Fundraiser

Gourmet Food Trucks Team With MemorialCare Breast Center For Cancer Education Fundraising Event Local businesses located near the intersection of Redondo Ave. and Broadway, coined the Heights Village Shopping District in the Belmont Heights, Bluff Heights and Bluff Park neighborhoods are coming together on Thursday, November 10, 2011 for a very special cause, cancer.

15 Years of Consistent Focus Yields Superior Results For Bickerstaff Pediatric Family Center

miller_logo_250x250 Bickerstaff Pediatric Family Center Celebrates 15 Years of Zero Perinatal HIV Mother-To-Baby Transmission The Bickerstaff Pediatric Family Center at Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach is celebrating 15 consecutive years of zero HIV transmissions from mother to baby.

MemorialCare Breast Center at Long Beach Memorial Awarded Full Accreditation from the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers

long-beach-memorial 2011 Gallup Great Workplace Award The MemorialCare Breast Center at Long Beach Memorial has been granted a three-year/full accreditation designation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), a program administered by the American College of Surgeons.

Miller Children’s Hospital chosen for cystic fibrosis clinical trial

ptc124 clinical research trials Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach (MCHLB) is the only center in Southern California and the fourth in the country to be awarded a grant for a clinical research study investigating an oral drug that can potentially improve the status of patients with nonsense-mutation cystic fibrosis (CF).

Dr. Nagourney creates personalized cancer treatments at Rational Therapeutics

rational therapeutics cancer treatment Dr Robert Nagourney creates personalized cancer treatments for patients like Theresa Rossiter. Sometimes, traveling 1,000 miles for cancer care may be the most “Rational” choice a patient can make. When Theresa (Terry) Rossiter, 67, was given the diagnosis of inoperable, metastatic lung cancer on November 11, 2009, her world ground to a halt.

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