Hi guys! One of my most favorite things to do under my leadership of the EndBrainCancer Initiative is to talk directly to patients with brain cancer and to hear first hand, “their story” and to “see” with my own eyes as well as to “hear” with my own ears how they IMPACT others simply by […]
Book Launches with Call for Stories: Author and Advocate Dellann Elliott Mydland Calls for Stories Where Tragedy was Transformed for Good to Help Others SEATTLE, Aug. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Dellann Elliott Mydland, co-founder of the EndBrainCancer Initiative (EBCI), announces a new book she is writing to tell her story, and invites members of the […]
Another Advocacy Win for Patients: Medicare Finalizes Coverage for Some CAR T-Cell Therapies On August 7, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) finalized the decision to cover FDA-approved Chimeric Antigen Receptor T-cell, or “CAR T-cell” therapy, which is a form of cancer treatment that uses a patient’s own genetically-modified immune cells to fight […]
The EndBrainCancer Initiative Urges Support for New FDA Clinical Trial Diversity Guidelines and Proposes Key Amendments Proposed Changes Offer Patients with Brain Cancer and Other Rare Diseases Access to Advocacy Oriented “Patient Partner Navigation Services” Press Release in PDF Format Press Release on PRNEWSWIRE National Distribution Network SEATTLE, Aug. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The […]
The EndBrainCancer Initiative Calls on All Americans to Recognize and Support the Inaugural National Glioblastoma Awareness Day on July 17th Press Release in PDF Format Press Release on PRNEWSWIRE National Distribution Network SEATTLE, July 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — In June, the U.S. Senate took swift action and passed Senate Resolution 245 by unanimous consent. […]
On January 22nd the Chris Elliott Fund joined forces with Foundation Medicine for a dinner at Cuoco in the South Lake Union neighborhood of Seattle.
Please enjoy our seventh brain food in our 10 part series on recipes to promote brain health. This series brought to you by our Health Information Concierge. Spinach is the seventh brain food and recipe in the series. Do you find yourself needing help finding the right diet combination during or post treatment? Ask the Chris Elliott […]
Please enjoy our sixth brain food in our 10 part series on recipes to promote brain health, Lentils.
On Saturday, January 18th 2014, Tamara DePorter, Chris Elliott Fund’s Vice President competed as Mrs. Seattle, as part of the Mrs. Washington America pageant. Her platform is brain cancer and brain tumor patient education and advocacy for advanced treatment for patients, something we appreciate so very much and are proud to have her as our […]
This week the Chris Elliott Fund traveled across the country to learn and advocate on behalf of our patients. Patient support and advocacy is not only about working daily with patients and caregivers, it is also about regularly meeting and working with industry professionals and experts on behalf of our patients.