From the Soccer Field to Medical School and Back Again: A Personal Journey
Using her own journey to medical school and then to pediatric rheumatology, Dr. Houghton provides guidance to anyone considering a career in medicine. Presented by Dr. Kristin Houghton, Investigator & Pediatrician, BC Children's Hospital; Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, UBC. (2015)
While chemotherapy and radiation are essential treatments for overcoming medulloblastoma , finding new ways to treat the disease more effectively could lessen the later-in-life impacts of treatment and ensure more children survive.
A team that includes Dr. Poul Sorensen, an investigator with the Michael Cuccione Childhood Cancer Research Program at BC Children's Hospital, has won an award from the American Association for Cancer Research
We believe there’s nothing we can’t do with your support. It can take years to turn scientific breakthrough into new interventions and treatments. Funding helps speed the pace of change. When given the resources, we can bring transformative therapies – and hope – out of the laboratory and into the clinic to save and improve children’s lives.