Treatment & Survivorship

The Children's Oncology Group of the National Cancer Institute provides the up-to-date information below. Please bring any questions to your own doctor or to your Nurse Navigator. You may contact the UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center at: 505-272-4946.

Please visit the resources below for further information.

General information about Childhood Cancer

Patients & Families

Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

Childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia is the most common cancer in children and adolescents.

Childhood Brain Tumors

Childhood brain tumors are the second most common cancer in children and adolescents.


More than 80% of children and adolescents are cancer survivors. Here are established guidelines that our institution follows in the care of these cancer survivors.


Return to the Pediatric Cancers Team page.