Category Archive: Children’s Brain Tissue Tumor Consortium

Jun 02 2017

Good Morning America, Roberts Center Grand Opening, Center for Thoracic Insufficiency Reunion, Healthcare Innovator Award, Dragon Master Foundation

Onwards and upwards: Last week’s grand opening of the new Roberts Center for Pediatric Research coincided with a series of exciting news that suggest breakthroughs are on the horizon.

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Oct 21 2016

CHOP Research In the News: Cancer Moonshot Yields Data-Sharing Initiatives, Hemophilia Surprise, Mitochondrial Medal

Buckle your seatbelts because this has been a busy week for research news at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

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Jan 15 2016

CHOP Launches First of its Kind Center for Data Driven Discovery in Biomedicine (D3b)

By Adam Resnick, PhD, and Phillip “Jay” Storm, MD The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) welcomes Vice President Biden today as he visits Philadelphia and the Abramson Cancer Center to launch the White House’s “Moonshot” cancer cures initiative outlined in the State of the Union address. While here, he will meet with various UPenn and …

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May 27 2015

Award Celebrates CHOP Expert’s Brain Tumor Research

At the 13th Annual Dream & Promise Gala, set to be held tonight in New York, the Children’s Brain Tumor Foundation will honor Tom Curran, PhD, FRS, with the 2015 Fred J. Epstein, MD, Lifetime Achievement Award.

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Nov 12 2014

CHOP Research Leader Named to Brain Tumor Panel

A pediatric brain tumor expert and Deputy Scientific Director of the Research Institute, Dr. Curran was one of seventeen volunteers appointed to the PBTF’s newly created Research Advisory Network.

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