Research and Training Grants in Childhood Cancer
We fund individual investigators engaged in cancer research or training at medical schools, universities, research institutes and hospitals throughout the U.S. Following rigorous and independent peer review, the most innovative research projects are selected for support.
Spotlight on Childhood Cancer Grantees
The following are some of the top scientists funded by the American Cancer Society who are working to find the answers that will save more lives from pediatric cancer.
David Teachey, MD, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Shahab Asgharzadeh, MD, Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA)
Rene L. Galindo, MD, PhD, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Andras Heczey, MD, Texas Children’s Hospital
Michelle Fortier, PhD, University of California, Irvine
Anne E. Kazak, PhD, ABPP, Alfred I. DuPont Hospital for Children of The Nemours Foundation in Wilmington, Delaware
Sean Morrison, MD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
From Our Researchers
The American Cancer Society employs a staff of full-time researchers who relentlessly pursue the answers that help us understand how to prevent, detect, and treat cancer, including childhood cancer.
Childhood Cancer Research Videos
Watch our videos to learn more about our childhood cancer research.