Category: News

“Thirteen Years” by Wylie’s Day Foundation

Each month, the Children’s Brain Tumor Tissue Consortium highlights the stories and contributions of patient families, clinicians and researchers in “Collaborative Corner” to find cures for pediatric brain tumors.  If you would like to share your story as a guest blogger, please email communications@cbttc.org   By Stephanie Strotbeck, Trustee, Wylie’s Day Foundation 2018 is the year…

“Shaving for Hope” by Swifty Foundation

Each month, the Children’s Brain Tumor Tissue Consortium highlights the stories and contributions of patient families, clinicians and researchers in “Collaborative Corner” to find cures for pediatric brain tumors.  If you would like to share your story as a guest blogger, please email communications@cbttc.org   By Patti Gustafson, Michael’s  Mom and Chief Operating Officer, Swifty Foundation…

“Reflections on CBTTC’s Founding” by Children’s Brain Tumor Foundation

Each month, the Children’s Brain Tumor Tissue Consortium highlights the stories and contributions of patient families, clinicians and researchers in “Collaborative Corner” to find cures for pediatric brain tumors.  If you would like to share your story as a guest blogger, please email communications@cbttc.org   By Gary D. Jaworski, Ph.D., President, Children’s Brain Tumor Foundation As we reflect…

“From the Heart” by the Kyle Daniel Kerpan Foundation

Each month, the Children’s Brain Tumor Tissue Consortium highlights the stories and contributions of families, foundations, and researchers to find cures for pediatric brain tumors. If you would like to share your story as a guest blogger, please email communications@cbttc.org By Joan Kerpan, Kyle’s Mom & Founder, Kyle Daniel Kerpan Foundation From the heart… When you…

“Overcoming Challenges in the Pediatric Research Community” by Dragon Master Foundation

Each month, the Children’s Brain Tumor Tissue Consortium highlights the stories and contributions of families, foundations, and researchers to find cures for pediatric brain tumors. If you would like to share your story as a guest blogger, please email communications@cbttc.org   By Amanda Haddock, President of Dragon Master Foundation What are some of the challenges…

“Letting Go” by Grayson Saves Foundation

Each month, the Children’s Brain Tumor Tissue Consortium highlights the stories and contributions of families, foundations, and researchers to find cures for pediatric brain tumors. If you would like to share your story as a guest blogger, please email communications@cbttc.org By Jaclyn Savery, Grayson Saves Foundation The leaves are changing from that surreal green of summer to…

“Amplifying Hope” by The Alexander Muñoz Memorial Fund

Each month, the Children’s Brain Tumor Tissue Consortium highlights the stories and contributions of families, foundations, and researchers to find cures for pediatric brain tumors. If you would like to share your story as a guest blogger, please email communications@cbttc.org By Laura Muñoz, Co-founder of the Alexander Muñoz Memorial Fund “Sprinkled everywhere, like sugar…”That description lives…

“Defining Moments” by the Kortney Rose Foundation

Each month, the Children’s Brain Tumor Tissue Consortium highlights the stories and contributions of families, foundations, and researchers to find cures for pediatric brain tumors. If you would like to share your story as a guest blogger, please email moulderr@email.chop.edu.    By Kristen Gillette, Founder/Executive Director of The Kortney Rose Foundation I’ve had many defining moments…

Kids First Data Resource Center Aims to Explain Links between Childhood Cancers and Birth Defects

Adam Resnick, PhD, CBTTC Scientific Co-Chair and Director of the Center for Data Driven Discovery in Biomedicine at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia was featured in ClinicalOmics to discuss the launch of the Kids First Data Resource Center, a new collaborative effort to study the genetic links between pediatric cancer and structural birth defects. As one…