After completing a study, can my child continue treatment at St. Jude?

Policy on continued treatment at St. Jude after study completion.

Can my child return home between courses of therapy?

Policy on returning home between courses of therapy.

How do I initiate a referral from my child's physician?

There are several ways to initiate a referral.

How long will my child need to stay at St. Jude?

This depends upon the "protocol" or treatment plan ...

What assistance is available for daily living expenses?

Assistance with housing, meals and transportation.

Why should I consider enrolling my child in a clinical trial at St. Jude?

St. Jude has a long history of developing innovative therapies.

Will I have to pay for any treatment, tests or supportive care?

Payment for treatment, tests or supportive care.

Will all of my child's therapy need to be given at St. Jude?

We realize that the most comfortable place for children is in their own home ...

Will my child's local physician still be involved in his/her care?

Will my child's local physician still be involved in his/her care?

Will my child's treatment be inpatient or outpatient?

Most therapy can be administered on an outpatient basis.