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Jenn Ortiz, the 2023 National Hope Award runner up, was interviewed recently in the Stories of Hope AZ podcast. Jenn provides a moving account of her cancer journey, her initial glioblastoma diagnosis and treatment, her recurrence, and her continuing care. She describes the impact of the cancer on herself and her family.
08-14-2023 - Stories of Hope AZ

2023 Press Releases

12.15.23 - The End Brain Cancer Initiative (EBCI) Raising Patient Voices with a Study for Patients w/Recurrent Glioblastoma (rGBM)
12.07.23 - The End Brain Cancer Initiative Strengthens Board with Addition of Jolene Anderson, Mng. Dir. of VectorPoint Ventures
11.06.23 - Why Jenn Ortiz Says “Brain Cancer Has Been a Blessing”
11.02.23 - The End Brain Cancer Initiative Brings Awareness to Imvax's Clinical Study for Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma Patients
11.01.23 - Register & Join the End Brain Cancer Initiative's National Caregivers Self-Care & Tools Online Event on November 3rd
11.01.23 - The End Brain Cancer Initiative Announces Presence at the Value in Cancer Care 2023 Summit
09.22.23 - End Brain Cancer Initiative (EBCI) Seeks People with Metastatic Disease to the Brain for Paid Opportunity
09.15.23 - End Brain Cancer Initiative Teams Up with Virtue Research to Elevate Patient Voice in Metastatic Disease to the Brain
07.18.23 - July 19th is Glioblastoma Awareness Day!06.29.23 - End Brain Cancer Initiative (EBCI) Announces Keynote Speaker Laura Dill - August 4th Caregiver’s Self-Care Online Event06.21.23 - End Brain Cancer Initiative (EBCI) Announces Runner-Up of National HOPE Award06.15.23 - End Brain Cancer Initiative (EBCI) Announces Runner-Up of National HOPE Award05.31.23 - End Brain Cancer Initiative (EBCI) Announces Winner of National HOPE Award 05.05.23 - End Brain Cancer Initiative Announces "Know All Your Treatment Options" Free Virtual Event May 19, 2023 04.25.23 - End Brain Cancer Initiative Announces Partnership with GT Medical Technologies: Therapy Patient Education Collaboration!

2022 Press Releases

2019 Press Releases

8.27.19 - Book Launches with Call for Stories: Author and Advocate Dellann Elliott Mydland Calls for Stories Where Tragedy was Transformed for Good to Help Others 8.12.19 - The EndBrainCancer Initiative Urges Immediate ACTION so Brain Cancer Patients are Not Excluded from Medicare Coverage for Genetic Profiling (Next Generation Sequencing-NGS) 8.1.19 - The EndBrainCancer Initiative Urges Support for New FDA Clinical Trial Diversity Guidelines and Proposes Key Amendments 7.15.19 - The EndBrainCancer Initiative Calls on All Americans to Recognize and Support the Inaugural National Glioblastoma Awareness Day on July 17th 6.27.19 - Let’s Write a Book Together to Help Others! 6.13.19 - EndBrainCancer Initiative Announced Campaign for New Brain Cancer Clinical Trials in the Greater Puget Sound Area at its Education, Awareness & Action Dinner
6.3.19 - NCI-CONNECT and BTTC 2019 Meetings Summary
5.27.19 - The EndBrainCancer Initiative Urges Immediate ACTION so Brain Cancer Patients are Not Excluded from Medicare Coverage for Genetic Profiling (Next Generation Sequencing-NGS) 5.24.19 - 2019 Brains Matter Dinner President’s Award 5.9.19 - The EndBrainCancer Initiative to Feature Renowned Brain Cancer and Modified Poliovirus Duke Researcher, Dr. Annick Desjardins, as its Keynote Speaker for the 2019 Annual May “Brains Matter” ACTION Dinner as Advocacy is Underway Now to Bring this Treatment Option to the Seattle Area 4.2.19 - Patients, Survivors, Friends, and Partners Celebrate The EndBrainCancer Initiative’s GBM Patient & TOGETHER Day 3.14.19 - GBM Patient & TOGETHER Day to Honor and Uplift Brain Cancer Patients on Friday, March 15th

2015 Press Releases

06.24.15 - Chris Elliott Fund Launches Initiative to Enhance Lives and Improve Survivorship for Brain Cancer Patients
05.15.15 - CURE™ Joins with Chris Elliot Fund/EndBrainCancer Initiative in Advocacy Spotlight Partnership Program

2012 Press Releases

9.19.2012 – Zombies Invade Richland for the Chris Elliott Fund and the 2nd Annual Zombie Walk for Brain Cancer

2011 Press Releases

Dellann Elliott talks with Margaret Larson of KING 5 about new brain cancer treatments
7.22.11 – Former Seattle Seahawk joins The Groz on 710 ESPN to talk about the Chris Elliott Fund’s Celebrity Golf Tournament (listen to the mp3)
7.14.11 – features the Chris Elliott Fund and story “Bucket list leads to brain cancer foundation”
7.1.11 – Public Service Announcement with Bailee Patrick and The Groz of 710 ESPN Seattle (Listen to the mp3)
7.1.11 – Chris Elliott Fund public service ad for July Charity of the Month on 710 ESPN Seattle, 97.3 KIRO FM, and 770 KTTHChris Elliott Fund public service ad for July Charity of the Month on 710 ESPN Seattle, 97.3 KIRO FM, and 770 KTTH (Listen to the mp3)
5.20.11 – Dinner will raise funds for cancer fight (Mid Columbia Tri City Herald)
5.17.11 – Date of interview + Dellann Elliott on Walk the Talk w/ Kim – Expanded Interview on CEF’s 10th Anniversary and the Changes in Brian Cancer Treatment w/in the Last 10 Years (Listen to the MP3)
5.10.11 – Clinical Trials for new Brain Cancer treatment
4.29.11 – New brain cancer treatment closer to reality
4.19.11 – FDA approves new brain cancer treatment
4.1.11 – Dellann Elliott and Clay Eals March 23, 2011
3.21.11 – Brain Tumor Blasting Device Clears First Hurdle With FDA – Seattle Patient Advocate Applauds Vote As “Victory For Patients”

2010 Press Releases

8.28.10 – Walk, Golf and Gala Keep the Chris Elliott Fund Moving Forward as They Fund a Cure for Brain Cancer
7.28.10 – From Eastside mom to brain cancer research champion
7.14.10 – Man’s last wish comes true on Lake Washington
6.29.10 – Actress Jean Smart on a personal mission to raise cancer awareness
6.9.10 – Join Jean Smart in walk against brain cancer
6.5.10 – Chicago Daily Herald – Jean Smart Walks With Team CEF at the Seattle Brain Cancer Walk to Honor Her Sister
4.2.10 – Glioblastoma Multiforme Brain Cancer Survivor Inspires Us All To Have Hope And Believe
3.15.10 – Sammamish Review – SAMMI awards honor local spirit
2.7.10 – San Francisco Chronicle – The Chris Elliott Fund Changes the Face of Brain Cancer as They Leap Forward in 2010
01.13.10 – CEF Nominated for a Shorty Award
01.02.10 – IS and Beyond feature article with CEF CEO

2009 Press Releases

12.28.09 – Sammamish Non-Profit Looks Back on Groundbreaking Year
10.12.09 – Jean Smart Helps Raise Hopes and Funds for Brain Cancer Cure
10.08.09 – Sammamish Kiwanis Recognize Dellann Elliott
09.04.09 – CEF’s Gray Ribbon Gala


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