When it comes to improving the quality of care for childhood cancer and blood disorders patients, there’s definitely strength in numbers. That’s why Children’s Hospital Association members have been working together on projects that make a difference in the lives of hematology-oncology patients.
Meet some of our cancer and blood disorder patients and learn about the Akron Children's Hospital Showers Family Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Disorders.
Children’s hospitals team up to improve quality of childhood cancer and blood disorders care (VIDEO)
Hospital leadership and community members stepped up to raise $82,000 for Akron Children’s Showers Family Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Disorders during Dancing for the Kids, which took place on Oct. 25 at the Akron Civic Theatre.
Kaela Keller should be filling out applications for college, learning how to drive, practicing sprints with the Garaway High School Track team and looking for a fun part-time job. Instead, the 17 year old from Dover has put many of those plans on hold as she undergoes chemotherapy to fight spine and brain tumors at Akron Children’s Hospital.
Akron Children’s Hospital was a Silver sponsor of the “Be The Match – Goes Over the Edge Event” on July 27. Three Hematology/Oncology staff members rappelled from the Tower East Office Building off Chagrin Boulevard in Shaker Heights. Akron Children’s Hospital has hosted bone marrow drives in the past. This was the first fundraising event. […]