St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

hospital in Tennessee, United States

Saint Jude Children's Research Hospital is a pediatric treatment and research facility focused on children's catastrophic diseases. It help treat leukemia and other cancers. The hospital costs about US$2.8 million a day to run, but patients are not charged for their care.[1]

It is located in Memphis, Tennessee.[2] St. Jude was founded by entertainer Danny Thomas in 1962.


  1. "St. Jude facts". Retrieved 2017-02-28.
  2. "St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital Inc." Exempt Organization Select Check. Internal Revenue Service. Retrieved on 2017-01-05 from