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  • The Degge Group, Ltd., Arlington, VA

Graphics, Programming & Animation

  • ManTech Systems Engineering Corporation, Alexandria, VA

Script Review Committee

  • Helaine Bader, MPH, ManTech Systems Engineering Corporation
  • David Bearison, PhD, The Graduate School and University Center of the City University of New York and The Mount Sinai School of Medicine
  • Patricia J. Bush, PhD, Professor Emeritus, Georgetown University School of Medicine and Visiting Scholar United States Pharmacopeia
  • Tracy Councill, MA, ATR-BC, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Lombardi Cancer Research Center
  • Joseph E. Gootenberg, MD, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Lombardi Cancer Research Center
  • Wanda Hicks, RPh, JD, The Degge Group, Ltd.
  • Judith K. Jones, MD, PhD, The Degge Group, Ltd.
  • Sharmila A. Kamani, BA, The Degge Group, Ltd.
  • Karen B. Levitan, PhD, ManTech Systems Engineering Corporation
  • Linda Miwa, PharmD, MPH, The Degge Group, Ltd.
  • Carol Parry, BA, MEd, ManTech Systems Engineering Corporation
  • Belinda Pinyerd, PhD, RN, Pediatric Clinical Trials International Inc.
  • Aziza T. Shad, MD, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Lombardi Cancer Research Center
  • Michele Sullivan, DPM, The Degge Group, Ltd.
  • Marissa Tribby, Sterling, VA
  • Philip D. Walson, MD, FAAP, FABCP, FACCT, Professor of Pediatrics, Pharmacology and Pharmacy, The Ohio State University
  • Katherine E. White, The Degge Group, Ltd.
  • Sally Usdin Yasuda, MS, PharmD, Dept of Pharmacology, Georgetown University Medical Center

Audio & Video

  • Adam Kranitz, Creative Video of Washington, Inc., Arlington, VA

Still Photography

  • Katherine E. White, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Lombardi Cancer Research Center


  • Karen Yee
  • John B. Dale
  • Maria Alonso
  • George P. Bond, Sr.

Special thanks to the following institutions and organizations

  • Lombardi Cancer Research Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC
  • Apple Computer, Inc. (QuickTime and the QuickTime logo are trademarks under license. QuickTime is registered in the U.S. and other countries)
  • The Appletree School, Vienna, VA (Faculty and Students)
  • Health Sciences Center, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA
  • Pediatric Clinical Trials International, Inc, Children's Hospital Research Foundation, Columbus, OH
  • Pediatric Hematology/Oncology of Northern Virginia, Fairfax, VA
  • Pediatric Pharmacology Research Unit, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
  • Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, VA
  • Special Love, Inc.
  • United States Pharmacopeia, Rockville, MD

The Degge Group Team consists of a dedicated interplanetary staff of professionals:

  • Judith K. Jones, MD, PhD
    Principal Investigator, President of Planet Leukator
  • MaryAlice Dragone, MS, RN, CS, PNP, CPON
    Script Development and Project Coordination, Commander-in-Chief of Planet Leukator Operations
  • Sharmila A. Kamani, BA
    Project Coordination and Grants Administration, Captain of Intergalactic Space Buddy Administration
  • Wanda Hicks, RPh, JD & Michele Sullivan, DPM
    Script Review & Coordination of Medicine Database, Buddies to Space Buddies Everywhere
  • Yenny Fuentes
    Project Assistant, Corporal of Planet Leukator Galactic Welcoming Committee
  • Nathalie Armas, MA
    Project Assistant, Corporal of Space Buddy Administration

...and, The Degge Space Crew:
Nels Booher
Scoop Carlile
Suellen Curkendall
Sep Farah
Sheri Lewis
Jaime Libes
Carlene McKinney
Hans Mosberg
Dewei She

This project was made possible due to the funding by: National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, as part of a Small Business Innovation Research Grant (R44 CA71271). The NCI can be found at: www.nci.nih.gov, or:

NCI Public Inquiries Office
Building, 31, Room 10A03
31 Center Drive, MSC 2580
Bethesda, MD 20892-2580 USA
Phone: 301.435.3848

Still have questions about the CD-ROM? Email Captain Kamani: info@kidzwithleukemia.com