Giving Careers Education
Information Only: Research Presentations on Leukemia and Pertussis
Dr. Paul Bowman presents data from Cook Children's Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia research study and Joyce Hood presents data from Hospital-Acquired Pertussis Among Newborns circa 2004 Texas research study.

Learner Objectives:
  • Discuss infections during remission induction therapy of acute lymphoblastic leukemia from January 2004-December 2008 at Cook Children's
  • Describe results of treating childhood ALL without cranial irradiation
  • Discuss prevalence, transmission, and prevention of hospital-acquired pertussis
Audience: Physicians, Advanced Nurse Practitioners, Healthcare Professionals
Release Date: Tuesday, January 19, 2010
Retire Date: Saturday, January 19, 2013
Course Materials:

Paul Bowman, MD
Hematologist/Oncologist,Cook Children's
Fort Worth, Texas

Joyce Hood, MPH,RN,COHN-S
Occupational Health, Cook Children's
Fort Worth, Texas

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