Congressional Pediatric Cancer Caucus to Host its Inagural Summit on Childhood Cancer

The Congressional Pediatric Cancer Caucus will be hosting its inaugural Childhood Cancer Summit on September 16, 2010 from 9am -10:30am in 2325 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC.   

CureSearch for Children’s Cancer and Children’s Cause for Cancer Advocacy are delighted to be hosting a breakfast in honor of the Pediatric Cancer Caucus prior to the Summit. 

Please encourage your U.S. House Representative and their staff to attend this important Summit in support of Childhood Cancer Awareness month and to learn more about the critical issues affecting childhood cancer patients and their families.  

The Congressional Pediatric Cancer Caucus 
Thursday, September 16, 20102325 Rayburn House Office Building
9:00 am – 10:30 am
The Pediatric Cancer Caucus and a distinguished panel of experts will discuss the research, treatments, and impact of childhood cancer.  These participants will address current legislation that promotes drug development and survivorship, as well as needed advancements in the field of
childhood cancer to better treat and prevent this disease.
Confirmed Panelists:

Dr. Peter Adamson
Children’s Oncology Group
Dr. Eugenie Kleinerman
Head, Division of Pediatrics
M. D. Anderson Cancer Center
Dr. Susan Blaney
Deputy Director
Texas Children’s Cancer Center
Dr. Melissa HudsonDirector, Cancer Survivorship Division
 St. Jude Children’s Hospital
Dr. Kevin Oeffinger
Director, Adult Long-Term Follow-Up Program
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Dr. Susan Weiner
Children’s Cause for Cancer Advocacy

Nancy Goodman
Kids V Cancer

RSVP: Laura Bunten at or 202-225-2401 


Christine Bork
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