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Puzzling Out Bleeding Problems in Kids: A Practical Way to Put the Pieces Together Video

Puzzling Out Bleeding Problems in Kids: A Practical Way to Put the Pieces Together

Pediatric hematologist-oncologist Tiffany Lucas, MD, formerly a pediatrician, knows that primary care visits for bleeding issues are common, with signs ranging from frequent nosebleeds to low energy.
Pediatric Pancreas Program Document

Pediatric Pancreas Program

The UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals Pediatric Pancreas Program provides expert care for children of all ages, from infants to teens, with acute or chronic pancreatic conditions.
Snares of Survivorship: Understanding Late Effects of Childhood Cancer Treatment Video

Snares of Survivorship: Understanding Late Effects of Childhood Cancer Treatment

Oncology treatments save young lives but impact neurocognitive development and psychosocial health, potentially causing problems such as IQ, memory, and hearing deficits, as well as depression, anxiety and social difficulties.
When a Child’s Cancer Resists Treatment: The Potential of Immunotherapy Video

When a Child’s Cancer Resists Treatment: The Potential of Immunotherapy

This encouraging presentation from pediatric hematologist-oncologist Michelle Hermiston, MD, PhD, director of UCSF’s pediatric immunotherapy program, focuses on relapsed acute lymphoblastic leukemia, the most common childhood cancer.
Cancer Syndromes in Children: An Expert on Screening and Surveillance Video

Cancer Syndromes in Children: An Expert on Screening and Surveillance

Genetic testing and early intervention can have benefits ranging from preserving vision – as in the case of retinoblastoma – to preserving lives. Jennifer Michlitsch, MD, discusses how to identify patients at risk, take informative family histories, and ensure care reflects the needs and values of individual families.
Optimizing the Health of Childhood Cancer Survivors: A Guide for Primary Care Video

Optimizing the Health of Childhood Cancer Survivors: A Guide for Primary Care

Hematologist-oncologist Robert Raphael, MD, director of the Pediatric Survivorship Program, lays out keys to protecting these patients’ physical as well as mental health.
Early Phase Clinical Trials Document

Early Phase Clinical Trials

The Precision Cancer Medicine Program at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals provides unparalleled expertise as one of the nation’s pre-eminent programs for advanced, molecularly focused pediatric cancer diagnosis and care.
Pediatric Specialty Care in the Time of COVID: Managing Blood Disorders and Cancer Video

Pediatric Specialty Care in the Time of COVID: Managing Blood Disorders and Cancer

Two UCSF pediatric hematologist-oncologists discuss COVID risks for pediatric patients with sickle cell and other blood diseases or cancer. Guidance includes which children need hospitalization, when to give preventive therapies for coagulopathies, and when to delay – or not delay – regularly scheduled treatments.