If your child has a bone marrow failure disease and you are considering a clinical trial, there are important things you need to know. For example, clinical trials in children, by law, must provide the potential for at least a minimal benefit. This section provides information and guidelines to help you make an informed choice about clinical trial participation for your child.
The AAMDSIF Summer Fellowship program awards students a $5000 grant to support their research, performed over a 10 week period under the mentorship of a seasoned scientist, to investigate topics related to bone marrow failure.
Gail J. Roboz, M.D. is a professor of medicine and Director of the Clinical and Translational Leukemia Programs at the Weill Medical College of Cornell University and the NewYork Presbyterian Hospital in New York City.