Providing Multi-Disciplinary Follow-up for Survivors of Pediatric Malignancies
To optimize quality of life for children and young adult survivors of childhood cancer by providing focused risk-assessment information and screening for multiple physical and psycho-social impacts of disease and treatment.
Multi-disciplinary clinic with clinic staff including: pediatric oncologist, YES Clinic nurse (Velma Vigil RN); neuro-psychologists (Dr. Robert Annett and Dr. Richard Campbell); social worker (Yolanda Vinajeras MSW), clinic coordinator (Brenda Beauchamp Lobato), patient educator/child life specialist (Paula Dorris-Osborn)
Patients must be at least 2 years off therapy and cancer-free ages 2-40+ years.
Individual treatment summary developed for each patient prior to the clinic visit which includes: diagnoses, all chemotherapy agents received, radiation therapy, surgical procedures, transplants, significant complications, and adverse drug reactions/allergies.
Young Adult Transition Program:
Monthly YES clinic for young adults ages ~2-40+, Dr. Stephanie Gehres (Med/Peds) will evaluate these patients as well as rest of the clinic staff
UNM Hospitals, 3rd Floor
Young Adult Survivors Clinic
2211 Lomas Blvd. NE
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106
Map and Driving Directions
Alternate Tel: (505)272-4461
Days / Hours of Operation:
Friday afternoons only
Monday - Friday: 9am - 4:30pm