Cancer has changed a lot in Jazmyn Polk’s life, both physically and emotionally. But it has not stopped her from being a positive example to others with the disease. Watch Jazmyn’s candid account of her journey through childhood cancer. Jazmyn recently designed the artwork for the Childhood Cancer Awareness Month T-shirt. The T-shirt […]
Archive | September, 2013
Pam Petersen, RN, realized her dream to care for others as a nurse at age 16. For six years, Pam has treated patients in Pulmonology at Children’s, recognized as one of the best specialties in the nation according to U.S. News & World Report. Here, Pam tells us about her journey to nursing and her role […]
Congratulations Destri for being selected the Children’s Medical Center Player of the Week for the first week of play!
Collin Boyd, 10, loves being with his friends and family and playing baseball. But unlike other young boys, Collin is recovering from undifferentiated soft tissue sarcoma. A knot on Collin’s abdomen led to him coming from Tyler, Texas to be treated at Children’s Medical Center Dallas. Watch Collin as he shares his story and thoughts […]
The Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders has been renamed the Pauline Allen Gill Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders in honor of the Pauline Allen Gill Foundation. The Foundation donated $10 million designated to support the cancer and blood disorders center at Children’s. This generous gift has helped fund the construction and renovation of the sixth […]