Childhood Cancer Survivorship Programs

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CURE, Summer 2009, Volume 8, Issue 2

Childhood cancer survivors need long-term surveillance to keep up with late-term effects, screenings, and other health-related issues.

Childhood cancer survivors need lifelong follow-up care to monitor for secondary cancers, long-term and late effects, and other health-related issues. Below are a list of programs that provide survivorship care to childhood cancer survivors.

The National Children’s Cancer Society provides a listing of long-term follow-up clinics for survivors of childhood cancer at

Other Childhood Cancer Survivors Programs:

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles LIFE Program (Long-term Information, Follow-Up and Evaluation)

City of Hope Childhood Cancer Survivorship Program

HEROS Clinic at Yale Cancer Center

UCLA’s Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center Pediatric Long-Term Follow-Up Program

UCSF Survivors of Childhood Cancer Program

University of Chicago Comer Children’s Hospital Childhood Cancer Survivors Center

UT Southwestern Medical Center and Children’s Medical Center in Dallas' After the Cancer Experience