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In 1970, a child diagnosed with leukemia had a very slim chance of survival. Today, the most common type of leukemia has a cure rate of 70 to 90 percent.
The reason? Research.
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC has been a member of the Children’s Oncology Group (COG) — a multi-institutional pediatric cancer research organization sponsored by the National Cancer Institute — since 1961.
The COG consists of experts from around the country who are dedicated to improving the knowledge and treatment of childhood cancer. Membership in this prestigious organization allows us to offer state-of-the-art therapy to children with all forms of childhood cancers.
With support from the COG, doctors and researchers from the Hematology/Oncology Division are conducting world-renowned research to:
Several Hematology/Oncology physician-scientists also receive funding support from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The NIH is the federal agency that conducts, supports, and coordinates biomedical research in the United States.
Ongoing oncology research projects at Children's Hospital include studies of:
For more details on active research projects, see Dr. Edward Prochownik's researcher profile.
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
In addition to the main hospital, Children's has many convenient locations in other neighborhoods throughout the greater Pittsburgh region.
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