Pediatric Cancer Foundation honors Julie Monroe, M.D., a board-certified hematologist and medical oncologist. After graduating from Cornell University Medical College, Dr. Monroe trained at New York Presbyterian Hospital and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. She has practiced in Westchester County for almost twenty years on staff at White Plains Hospital Center and Greenwich Hospital. She has served as the Chair of the Department of Hematology and Oncology as well as Director of Clinical Research, Co-Chair of the Hospital Ethics Committee and as the Cancer Liaison Physician for the White Plains Hospital Cancer Program. Developing a reputation as a leader in her field, Dr. Monroe was voted by her peers over multiple years as one of Westchester Magazines Best Doctors in Oncology. She has recently started Cancer Consulting Services, a concierge oncology consultation practice.
Dr. Monroe lives in Westchester County with her husband, Jason, and two teenaged children, Sydney and Benjamin. Dr. Julie Monroe serves as a Medical Advisor for Pediatric Cancer Foundation.
Guest Speaker - LAUREN ROSBASH
Special remarks from Lauren Rosbash, whose son Todd was diagnosed with Pediatric Glioblastoma Brain Cancer in May 2017. Todd lost his courageous battle on April, 27th 2018.
GALA SPONSOR- $25,000
Pediatric Cancer Foundation is a non-profit organization which funds treatment, research projects and acquisition of state-of-the-art equipment needed in the field of pediatric cancer research and surgery at the following hospitals: