Larry loved his fiery, redheaded wife, Lynn. But when Lynn was diagnosed with glioblastoma (GBM), he knew things had to change. It was his turn to take care of his wife and build a bigger boat for them both. In recognition of Caregiver Awareness Month, he wants to share his story.
The American Brain Tumor Association announced today the appointment of Carla Varner as Chair of the Board of Directors and newly-elected members Mitchel S. Berger, MD, Berthold and Belle N. Guggenheim professor and University of California, San Francisco Brain Tumor Center director and Danny Monson, CEO of State Logistics Services, Inc. Their terms began on January 1, 2021.
What drives us to share our journey with a brain tumor diagnosis? The answer includes the physical and emotional benefits, and beyond. Dive deeper into this topic with the ABTA Patient Services Team and Steve, a nine-year brain tumor survivor.
The ABTA along with Co-Chair, Erin Dunbar, MD, Piedmont Brain Tumor Center, has designed a meeting to empower and equip newly diagnosed patients and caregivers with information and resources to make informed decisions throughout treatment and care.