Leukemia / Lymphoma Treatment

St. Jude is one of the world's premier treatment and care centers for children with leukemia and lymphoma.

Leukemias / Lymphoma Treatment Program

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is helping to improve outcomes for children with the most aggressive forms of leukemia and lymphoma.


Our specialities include:

The treatment of children with leukemias and lymphomas is complex and requires the coordinated care of many experts including pediatric oncologists, surgeons, radiation specialists, radiologists, nurses and other professionals.

St. Jude patient

Leukemia/lymphoma treatment

When your child has leukemia or lymphoma, your treatment team will develop and recommend a treatment plan that's right for your child.

How are leukemias and lymphomas treated?

Dr. Ching-Hon Pui with a St. Jude patient

Why St. Jude for your child

Our experienced team of physicians and researchers have dedicated their careers to improving care and finding cures for children with leukemia or lymphoma.

What makes St. Jude unique?

Dr. Monika Metzger with a St. Jude patient

Frequently asked questions

Here are common questions families ask about leukemias and lymphomas, treatment and St. Jude. 

FAQs about leukemia/lymphoma treatment

Dr. Jeffrey Rubnitz with a St. Jude patient

Leukemia/lymphoma referrals

St. Jude welcomes referrals of children or teenagers with newly diagnosed, untreated leukemias and lymphomas for which we have an open clinical trial.

Can my child come to St. Jude?

Leukemia/lymphoma team

Drs. Mullighan and Zhang

At St. Jude, your child will receive the most advanced treatment from an experienced, multi-disciplinary team of healthcare specialists. Our experts are dedicated to treating children with leukemia / lymphoma and giving them the best chance of survival and quality of life.

Meet Your Leukemia/Lymphoma Team

Resources for parents and families of children with leukemia or lymphoma

St. Jude is a hospital made to treat children, and take care of their families. We want you to have information you need to answer questions and help you understand options and make decisions.

You can always ask questions to your doctor, nurse, or care team member, or contact us if you are at home. Here are some additional resources you may find useful.


Refer a Leukemia/Lymphoma Patient

Patients & Families Referring Physicians