Exciting New Alliance with Rady Children’s and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Announced

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The press release can be accessed on the web at http://health.ucsd.edu/news/2007/7-27-alliance-stjude.htm. Through this alliance, St. Jude clinical trials in pediatric oncology and other catastrophic diseases will now be offered right here in San Diego, and we will develop joint research projects to further advance our understanding of pediatric disease, leading to improved treatments. This will allow us to build on our vision to provide world-class care for children, accelerate clinical and basic research in pediatric oncology and other childhood diseases, and create new opportunities for training the next generation of physicians to carry on the tradition of leadership and excellence in pediatric care.