Martin Schrappe.

The Children’s Cancers Group , the Children’s Cancer and Leukaemia Group , and the Pediatric Oncology Group used a far more stringent definition of induction failure: M3 marrow at 28 or 29 times after treatment initiation or M2 or M3 marrow after prolonged induction therapy, at 43 times. For a better evaluation with data from the various other study groups, data from sufferers with M2 marrow in 28 or 29 times had been obtained from the CCLG and CCG; however, these data were not available from the POG.This award is provided annually to a registered nurse who goes above and beyond the normal criteria of nursing practice. Meyer will be presented with her award, a $1,000 grant, during the nurse’s welcome and orientation luncheon getting held Sunday, 2 October, 2011, during ASTRO’s 53rd Annual Getting together with in Miami Beach, Fla. Meyer received her BS in nursing from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh. She is the radiation oncology nurse supervisor at Allegheny General Hospital where she has worked well since 1986. In her daily role at Allegheny General, Meyer is responsible for managing the medical and administrative activities in rays Oncology Network, which consists of seven facilities.