The SJLIFE cohort study is supported by multiple core support facilities and groups at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (SJCRH).

The overall infrastructure support reflects a combination of shared resources available at SJCRH within the St. Jude Comprehensive Cancer Center Shared Resources and research support within the Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control), as well as resources established within SJCRH and through external collaborations, specifically to meet the research and clinical needs of SJLIFE cohort.

Research infrastructure and clinical infrastructure chart

Learn More About the Study

  • Organizational Structure

    The steering committee and working groups for St. Jude LIFE promote ingenuity, foster collaboration, and provide oversight. Learn more about this structure and process.

  • Study Design

    The St. Jude LIFE study includes retrospective analysis, prospective annual clinical assessments, and questionnaires. Review the study design and research methods.

  • Study Timeline

    Activated in 2007, view key milestones in the St. Jude LIFE study over the past 10+ years, including recruitment and on-site follow-up.

  • Grants

    Find a full listing of all funded grant applications, principle investigators, funding agencies, and awarded amounts for St. Jude LIFE, including applications submitted.

  • Concept / Ancillary Studies

    Learn about concept and ancillary studies on the St. Jude LIFE Study.

  • Publications

    Over 100 peer-reviewed, scientific journal articles and publications have been published from the St. Jude LIFE study. Get a full list of these publications to date.

  • Newsletters

    View newsletters from the St. Jude LIFE study to keep up to date on the study's findings and progress.