Children in Africa

Changing the pediatric cancer landscape in Africa

Earlier this year, Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Centers, the Baylor International Pediatric AIDS Initiative at Texas Children’s Hospital and the Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation announced a groundbreaking effort to change the pediatric cancer landscape in southern and east Africa through clinical care and training.

Drs. Poplack and Pizzo

Pediatric cancer symposium brings together leaders in field

The 12th Annual Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Centers Research Symposium gave faculty and trainees the opportunity to present their latest work but it was also noteworthy for bringing together the editors of the leading textbook on pediatric oncology. The symposium was held April 7 in the Texas Medical Center.