standard-title Brains Matter Education, Awareness and ACTION Dinner Presented by AbbVie

Brains Matter Education, Awareness and ACTION Dinner

Presented by AbbVie
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8th Annual Brains Matter Education, Awareness & ACTION Dinner

Thursday, May 16th 2019, 5 pm

Our annual dinner brings together friends, staff, supporters, sponsors and partners for a special time of celebration. We celebrate brain tumor patients who have stories of survivorship. We celebrate with gratitude the accomplishments we have been able to make throughout the year with the help of many. We also present special awards for those who have made a special difference in the fight to End Brain Cancer.

Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor          


Thank you to our Media Sponsor 



Thank You to our National HOPE Award Campaign Sponsor



Doors Open at 5PM

Champagne Networking Reception: 5:30 – 6:30 pm  
Dinner and Program: 6:30 pm
   – Keynote Address, Awareness Fundraiser & Auction

Proceeds will fund EBCI’s “Direct Connect” Program which connects patients and caregivers to advanced treatment including clinical trials.

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Keynote Speaker – Annick Desjardins, MD FRCPC

Director of Clinical Research, The Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center at DUKE

Dr. Desjardins will update the audience on using poliovirus therapy for GBM patients including clinical trials opening across the U.S. for adult and pediatric patients. 

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