Patient Education

Videos and slideshows educate St. Jude patients and their families about specific diseases, how clinical trials work, about patient areas and more.

Clinical Trials at St. Jude

Information about clinical trials can be confusing. Our interactive 'Clinical Trials at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital' will help explain more about clinical trials and answer some of your questions.

Complications of Sickle Cell Disease Video

This animated video explains, in plain language, some of the complications one might experience with sickle cell disease.

Focusing on Hope

The St. Jude staff believes that hope is essential to life, and that hope can directly influence the well-being of pediatric patients.

How new medicines are developed

This slideshow explains clinical trials and their crucial role in developing new medicines to treat childhood cancer.

Neuroblastoma: Jack's Story

When Jack White was two years old, he courageously battled neuroblastoma, a cancer of the peripheral nervous system.

Spotlight on Medulloblastoma

Medulloblastoma accounts for about 20 percent of childhood brain tumors. This tumor type has a tendency to spread to other areas of the brain and spinal cord. Medulloblastoma is also referred to as primitive neuroectodermal tumor (PNET).

Spotlight on Retinoblastoma

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital has a unique combination of forces in their fight against retinoblastoma. View our interactive 'Spotlight on Retinoblastoma' multimedia presentation to find out more.

Spread the Word, Not the Germ! Video

How to properly wash your hands, starring Mr. Chuck.

St. Jude Life Evaluation

The St. Jude Life Study evaluation includes a basic physical exam and functional assessment. Additional tests are conducted on the basis of the specific cancer treatment received.

Tour Patient Areas

St. Jude nurses lead tours of the patient areas.