May 17, 2017 is Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG) Awareness Day in the State of Michigan. “Awareness” is defined as “knowledge or perception of a situation or fact,” as well as, “concern about and well-informed interest in a particular situation or development.” It is also playing a significant role in improving research and care for…
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The Chad Tough Foundation was started by the Carr Family in honor of their son Chad and his battle with DIPG (Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma). The Chad Tough Foundation supports pediatric brain tumor research and studies nationwide. We Are Rallying to Cure Pediatric Brain Tumors.
Dr. Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health, will keynote this weekend’s Champions for Change Gala. How Dr. Collins learned of The ChadTough Foundation is an interesting story he shared on Wednesday in an interview with Frank Beckmann on WJR. Thank you to these Tecumseh Middle School students for $550 for #ChadTough! The…
May 17 is Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG) Awareness Day in the State of Michigan. This is considered a significant victory for The ChadTough Foundation and other DIPG families across the country … but why? What purpose does awareness serve? A big one. This past weekend, The ChadTough Foundation attended the DIPG Symposium in Cincinnati,…
The ChadTough Foundation
P. O. Box 907 Saline, MI 48176