Diagnosis and Management of Common Childhood Hematology and Oncology Problems: – 11/12/2016

A Guide for Pediatric Primary Care Providers
Under the direction of Mitchell S. Cairo, M.D., second from left, professor of pediatrics, medicine, pathology, microbiology and immunology, and cell biology and anatomy, the all-day symposium, “Diagnosis and Management of Common Childhood Hematology and Oncology Problems: A Guide for Pediatric Primary Care Providers,” held on November 12 at Westchester Medical Center, armed pediatric health care professionals ...

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9th Annual Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation Dream.Discover.Cure Golf Tournament – 7/11/16

This Armonk favorite golf outing has been focused on raising funds to support the PCRF Laboratory directed by Mitchell S. Cairo, M.D. at the Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital at Westchester Medical Center and New York Medical College. The event kicked-off with a continental breakfast, followed by 18 holes of golf with a 12:00pm shotgun start. Following the tournament play, golfers were able to freshen up before the Cocktail Reception, Dinner, Live Auction and Awards Reception.

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57th American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting & Exposition – 12/5/2015 – 12/8/2015

Congratulations to our faculty whose abstracts and research were presented at the annual ASH meeting:

Lee, S., Yin, C., Ayello, J., Morris, E., van de Ven, C., and Cairo, M.S. Ruxolitinib significantly prolongs survival in both a primary mediastinal B-cell lymphoma (PMBL) and Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) xenograft NSG mouse model: ruxolitinib may be a potential adjuvant agent in the treatment of PMBL and of HL. Accepted for presentation, American Society of Hematology, 2015. Blood ASH Annual Meeting Abstracts, #2732.

Tiwari, A. Rolland, ...

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5th Annual Assistant Professor Pediatric Symposium – 11/18/15

The 5th Annual Assistant Professor Pediatric Research Symposium was hosted by the Department of Pediatrics and the Children’s Health and Research Foundation, Inc., and chaired by Mitchell S. Cairo, M.D., Chief of the Division of Pediatric Hematology, Oncology, and Stem Cell Transplantation on November 18, 2015. The best basic, clinical, quality and translational research abstracts were presented: Yanling Liao, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of ...

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5th International Symposium on Childhood, Adolescent and Young Adult Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma – 10/22/15 – 10/24/15

This symposium was designed to present the latest scientific and clinical advances in childhood, adolescent and young adult NHL, NHL biopathology, NHL genomics, stem cell transplantation, immunobiology, translational biology, novel therapeutics and others. The educational content of this conference was relevant for Medical and Pediatric Oncologists, Stem and Immune Cell Transplantation Investigators, Hematopathologists, Basic Scientists, Physicians-in-training (Fellows/Residents/Post Docs), Oncology Nurses and other associated allied ...

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St. John’s Dribble for the Cure – 9/26/15

St. John’s Dribble for the Cure is a community event designed to engage fans and Red Storm supporters in raising awareness and funds to improve the care, quality of life and survival rate of children with malignant disease.

The funds raised by the Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation (PCRF) through the St. John’s Dribble for the Cure benefitted ...

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