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TOPNOC Researchers Bring Hope to Children with Brain Tumors

February 9, 2015

On January 23, a group of researchers gathered at Dell Children’s Medical Center to explore new and better ways to diagnose and treat childhood brain tumors.

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$49,450 Childhood Cancer Research Grant Awarded to Children's Blood & Cancer Center at Dell Children's

February 9, 2015
AUSTIN, Texas (January 28, 2015) - The St. Baldrick's Foundation, a volunteer-driven and donor-centered charity dedicated to raising money for childhood cancer research, is proud to award a one-year, $49,450 grant to the Children's Blood & Cancer Center at Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas. This grant is one of 40 infrastructure grants awarded as part of the Foundation's most recent grant cycle, totaling more than $2.5 million and surpassing last year's total awarded during this same period. more >

Meet CBCC's 4North Clinical Nurse Manager

December 16, 2014

The CBCC medical staff goes beyond our clinic. At Dell Children’s Medical Center, 4North unit is where our patients are also treated for treatments that require overnight stays.

Dawn MacCartney is the clinical manager for the unit and overseas 45 people on her team. Dawn became a nurse in May of 1988 and joined Dell Children’s in April of 2012.

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Superhero Kids

December 15, 2014
Samia and John Joseph are longtime volunteers of Dell Children’s. Several years ago after they began volunteering in the CBCC outpatient clinic, it didn’t take long for them to understand the devastating effects of cancer and blood disorders on families. more >

Bringing Joy to Families

December 15, 2014
Holiday cheer fills the Bob Bullock History Museum each December during the CBCC holiday party. Superhero Kids is the main sponsor of this special night to give CBCC patients and their families a chance to relax and celebrate happy moments together. more >

Living With Sickle Cell Disease

October 1, 2014
Zhane was born with sickle cell disease, a blood disorder that negatively impacts his body’s ability to move oxygen to tissues throughout his body.  The disease can result in excruciating pain, serious infections, chronic anemia, damage to body organs or stroke. more >

My Daughter, The Fighter!

October 1, 2014

Saloni will finish a 72-week treatment protocol in October. Her care has been exceptional at Dell Children’s Medical.

Center. Her doctors give us so much hope and confidence. They told us not to give up.

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Children's Blood & Cancer Center at Dell Children's Receives $10K CureSearch for Children’s Cancer Clinical Trial Advancement Award

September 10, 2014
CureSearch for Children’s Cancer is proud to announce a $10,000 Clinical Trial Advancement Award to the Children’s Blood & Cancer Center (CBCC) at Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas to help enroll pediatric cancer patients into clinical trials. more >
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