The Experimental Therapeutics in Cancer Program at Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics leads the area with expertise in pediatric clinical trials. The program contributes key research leading to the discovery of new cancer-fighting drugs, along with giving pediatric cancer patients more innovative treatment options.
Experimental Therapeutics Staff
Our staff is led by a physician who is board-certified in hematology/oncology and pharmacology. Led by Kathleen Neville, MD, staff members include nurse practitioners and research nurses experienced in treating pediatric cancer patients. Our doctors and research scientists continue to apply knowledge from research studies directly to improving pediatric cancer care.