Patient Stories

Margaret survived metastatic disease and fulfilled her dream of graduating from culinary school. Read her remarkable story.



Henry and his family saw his hemophilia as an opportunity to help others. Meet Henry.

With the help of the Peckham Center, Selina is managing her sickle cell disease. Meet Selina.

Former leukemia patient Austin Gatus thrilled a crowd at Rady Children’s Acute Care Pavilion opening with his saxophone playing. Meet Austin.

Diagnosed with leukemia and born with Down syndrome, Adam is the ultimate trouper. Read his story.