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Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center of Children’s at Scottish Rite

The Aflac Cancer Center is pediatric cancer center that provides advanced medical treatment, through clinical trials, and offers family-centered care and a child-friendly environment. Aflac Cancer Center physicians are involved in national clinical trials and collaborative studies of the Children’s Oncology Group (COG), the National Cancer Institute, the National Institutes of Health and the Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Consortium. The Aflac Cancer Center is also a member of the Georgia CORE Research Network, a statewide network of academic and community-based oncologists and researchers. Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta is accredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR). Located in Atlanta, Georgia, the Aflac Cancer Center has three locations: Children’s at Egleston, Children's at Hughes Spalding and Children’s at Scottish Rite. Each location features the following services: full range of pediatric infusional and apheresis services; onsite, innovative diagnostics, cell processing laboratory and oncology pharmacy; a 20-plus-member family support team—including child life specialists, social workers, chaplains, teachers, psychologists and financial coordinators—that attends to the patient’s and family’s emotional, physical and financial well-being, as well as help the family identify and use all available resources during this difficult time.

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Clinical Trials in Georgia

A Multicenter Access and Distribution Protocol for Unlicensed Cryopreserved Cord Blood Units (CBUs)
Cancer Type: Hematopoietic Malignancies
Study Coordinator: Sindy Midoro


Childhood Cancer Survivor Study
Cancer Type: Brain & Spinal Cord Tumor, Hodgkin Lymphoma, Leukemia, Lymphoma, Neuroblastoma, Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma, Solid Tumor
Study Coordinator: Sindy Midoro


Pilot Study of Neuropsychological and Behavioral Assessment in Children With Medulloblastoma or Supratentorial Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor (PNET)
Cancer Type: Brain Tumor
Study Coordinator: Sindy Midoro


Research Study of Clinical, Genetic, and Biological Factors as Prognostic Values in Patients With Newly Diagnosed Neuroblastoma or Ganglioneuroblastoma
Cancer Type: Neuroblastoma
Study Coordinator: Sindy Midoro


Study of Key Late-Occurring Complications in Childhood Cancer Survivors
Cancer Type: Multiple Primaries
Study Coordinator: Sindy Midoro


Study of Long-Term Follow-Up in Patients Who Have Participated in Children's Oncology Group Studies
Cancer Type: Multiple Primaries
Study Coordinator: Sindy Midoro


Study of Renal Tumors in Pediatric Patients
Cancer Type: Kidney Cancer
Study Coordinator: Sindy Midoro
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Advancing Cancer Care through Partnerships and Innovation

Georgia CORE is a statewide nonprofit that leverages partnerships and innovation to attract more clinical trials, increase research, and promote education and early detection to improve cancer care for Georgians in rural, urban, and suburban communities across the state.