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Pediatric Neuroblastoma


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  • Gregory C. Hedler, MSW, LCSW

    Gregory C. Hedler, MSW, LCSW

    Gregory C. Hedler, MSW, LCSW

    Social Work Supervisor

    Gregory C. Hedler, MSW, LCSW, is a licensed clinical social worker at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) in Pennsylvania. Focusing his supportive efforts on newly diagnosed high-risk neuroblastoma, as well as relapsed or refractory neuroblastoma, he offers 13 years of experience in pediatric oncology to these patients and their families, tailoring his therapeutic interventions to meet the nuanced psychosocial needs associated with recurrent and refractory disease. Before joining CHOP, he worked at The Children's Cancer Institute at Hackensack University Medical Center in New Jersey, caring for patients with various types of childhood cancers as well as those with sickle cell disease. Mr Hedler received his master of social work from Fordham University in New York, New York.
  • Jennifer Saggio, MSN, CRNP, CPON

    Jennifer Saggio, MSN, CRNP, CPON

    Jennifer Saggio, MSN, CRNP, CPON

    Neuroblastoma Developmental Therapeutics Advanced Practice Nurse

    Jennifer Saggio, RN, MSN, CRNP, CPON, MSN, is a neuroblastoma nurse practitioner at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) in Pennsylvania, and has been a nurse practitioner in the Division of Oncology at CHOP for the past 18 years. Ms Saggio coordinates care for children with recurrent/refractory neuroblastoma, and provides consultations to physicians, nurses, and families in order to meet the complex needs of both hospitalized and ambulatory patients with neuroblastoma. Her team cares for patients who live in the Philadelphia region, those who travel from throughout the United States, and to a large population of international patients as well. She received her graduate degree from the Pediatric Acute/Chronic Care NP Program at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.
  • Erin A. Armideo-Bremhorst, MSN, CRNP, RN, CPON

    Erin A. Armideo-Bremhorst, MSN, CRNP, RN, CPON

    Erin A. Armideo-Bremhorst, MSN, CRNP, RN, CPON

    Nurse Practitioner

    Erin Armideo, RN, MSN, CRNP, CPON, is a nurse practitioner at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) in Pennsylvania, where she began her career as a pediatric oncology nurse. She earned her bachelors of nursing from the Pennsylvania State University and a master’s degree in nursing from the University of Pennsylvania, Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner program. Ms Armideo has cared for patients with various types of solid tumors in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Her passion is educating patients and families about their child’s disease, treatment and side effects of treatment. She has presented in various forums, including internationally on the management of side effects related to immunotherapy, and has received awards from CHOP and the Philadelphia City Council.

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