2019 - NCI-CONNECTions
- Army Neurologist Helps Provide Multidisciplinary Care to Rare CNS Tumor Patients
Read how Dr. Brett Theeler is helping treat and educate patients with PXA and APXA tumors, which are among the rarest of rare brain and spine cancers.
- National Non-profit Unites and Empowers the Brain Tumor Community
Read how a national advocacy organization has helped unify and mobilize a community to advance care and knowledge for brain tumor patients and their families.
- PXA Tumor Survivor Starts Life Over After Learning He Was Misdiagnosed
Darien shares how he lived with what he thought was an aggressive brain cancer for eight years. Then, he got an accurate low-grade rare tumor diagnosis and made a fresh start.
- Ependymoma Foundation Informs and Inspires a Rare Cancer Community
Kimberly Wallgren shares how her father’s cancer inspired a non-profit to educate and connect people living with ependymoma.