This video features the various events that were hosted or attended by Solving Kids` Cancer in 2015. Happy New Year!
June 8, 2015
Solving Kids` Cancer`s approach is to understand the research landscape, strengthen the science, cure and care for the child. The GD2 T Cell Therapy trial at Texas Children`s Hospital is helping children with neuroblastoma like Kyra Kardong.
Immunotherapy is changing the paradigm for children with cancer. Solving Kids` Cancer has teamed up with the same researchers who helped save Emily Whitehead`s life to bring a new treatment option for children with neuroblastoma.
November 05, 2014
Childhood cancer fighters and survivors ages 3- 13 walk the runway in Bloomingdales on 59th Street. With the help of everyone involved the event was a complete success and the children in their hand-picked outfits truly earned the title “Runway Heroes”.
Jordyn being diagnosed at 6 months old with neuroblastoma was a devastating shock for mother, Jodie. After 6 ineffective rounds of chemotherapy, radiation, and surgery Jodie was left without any options, which in turn lead her to an experimental clinical trial sponsored by Solving Kids Cancer. This is the story of their journey to save Jordyn.
June 20, 2014
Our co-founders, John London and Scott Kennedy, started Solving Kids` Cancer after they each lost their children to a deadly form of pediatric cancer. Since 2007, Solving Kids` Cancer has created 15 new treatment options through clinical trials.
Solving Kids` Cancer co-founder John London shares how he stumbled upon nifurtimox as a treatment option for neuroblastoma and brought it to a phase I clinical trial.
Solving Kids Cancer is a nonprofit enterprise dedicated to facilitating the development of therapies to improve survivorship of the deadliest childhood cancers through an innovative and aggressively funded model.