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In this issue . . .
Explore New Inpatient Floors at St. Jude
Imagination knows no bounds for the hospital’s three new floors, featuring 51 inpatient rooms, interactive journey walls, play and music rooms, and an Imagine Room. Take a tour of the new floors.
Play-based Preparation: Practice and Possibilities
Play-based preparation decreases sedation use and costs for children undergoing radiation therapy.
Immunotherapy: Power from Within
A promising new therapy mobilizes a child’s immune system to help kill cancer cells.
When Genes Point to the Right Medicine
Researchers ensure that codeine is given only to children whose genes indicate it’s safe and effective.
Hope for the Holidays
Take part in this year’s St. Jude Thanks and Giving.
Full Circle: From Patient to Physician
The hospital's newest psychiatrist is a St. Jude survivor.
A Baby's Legacy: Preventing Pneumococcal Infections
The untimely death of a little boy 30 years ago leads to a scientific victory that may help other children infected by dangerous bacteria.
Perspective: Why I Support St. Jude
Olympian Shaun White explains why he feels a tie to St. Jude.
Doggy Daze allows children and caregivers to interact with specially trained dogs.
Research Highlights - Autumn 2016
Learn about advancements in research and treatment for conditions such as sickle cell disease, influenza, ependymoma, porphyria, pneumonia, and childhood cancer.