Dr. Marilyn Hockenberry was a speaker and mentor at the Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation sponsored workshop on Grant Writing for Pediatric Oncology Nurse Researchers held November 6-7 in Philadelphia.
Dr. Hockenberry’s research team presented a poster at the Oncology Nursing Society Connections Conference held November 8-10 in Dallas. Poster: Hockenberry MJ, Moore IM, Taylor OA, Pasvogel A, Rodgers C, McCarthy K. "The Influence of Oxidative Stress on Symptom Occurrence, Severity and Distress During Childhood Leukemia Treatment."
Congratulations to Marilyn Hockenberry who has received an award for her Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation proposal entitled "Nitrosative Stress and Symptom Severity During Childhood Leukemia Treatment." This award is for a two-year period, awarded Jan. 2, 2014 to Jan. 1, 2016. This project was awarded at $100,000 for the two-year project period.
Marilyn Hockenberry's paper entitled "Cancer-related cognitive changes in children, adolescents and adult survivors of childhood cancers" has been published in Seminars in Oncology Nursing.
Marilyn Hockenberry was recently recognized by the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital for service as a member of the St. Jude Scientific Advisory Board from 2007 to 2013. The award was presented by the LSAC/St. Jude Boards of Directors and Governors.
Cheryl Rodgers and Marilyn Hockenberry have an article titled "Symptom prevalence and physiologic biomarkers among adolescents using a mobile phone intervention following hematopoietic stem cell transplantation" that has been published in Oncology Nursing Forum.
Sharron Docherty and Marilyn Hockenberry co-authored a paper with Ida (Ki) Moore of the University of Arizona and Eric Emery, T'13, HDV'13, titled "Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: Treatment effects on neurocognitive function" that has been accepted for publication by the Yale Review of Undergraduate Research in Psychology. This annual publication selects the best and most original psychology research from undergraduates around the world.
Drs. Marilyn Hockenberry and Cheryl Rodgers were guest editors of a special edition of the Journal of Pediatric Oncology Nursing, where six articles focusing on pediatric hematology/oncology nursing evidence-based practice projects were highlighted. Drs.
Marilyn Hockenberry has been appointed as the Research Chair for the Nursing Discipline within the Children’s Oncology Group, an international cooperative group of over 200 institutions who care for children with cancer.
Marilyn Hockenberry and Cheryl Rodgers coauthored an article entitled "The influence of oxidative stress on symptom occurrence, severity and distress during childhood leukemia treatment" that has been published in Oncology Nursing Forum.