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Events

April 2014 

 
3rd Annual Addishack Golf Tournament
www.addishack.org
April 28, 2014
Tour 18
3102 Farm to Market 1960 E
Humble, TX 77338
Third Annual Stand-Up for Brain Cancer Gala
featuring Dana Carvey
April 30, 2014 
River Oaks Country Club
1600 River Oaks Blvd.
Houston, Texas 77019

May 2014

2nd Annual Brain Power-thon
Brain Tumor Survivors complete the distance of a marathon together as Relay Team around Town Lake. Brain Tumor Survivors will be walking or running their portions of the relay distance around the Town Lake Loop to help raise awareness about Brain Cancer and what they have overcome.
May 3, 2014
8:30am
Town Lake
(Lady Bird Hike and Bike Trail)
Austin, Texas

August 2014

5th Annual Spine Tumor Patient Education Conference 
A conference addressing the needs of spine tumor patients 
August 15, 2014
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas

September 2014

 4th Annual Brain Power 5K
Central Texas' Race Against Brain Cancer
September 7, 2014
Cedar Park Center
2100 Avenue of the Stars
Cedar Park, Texas 78613
 
2nd Annual Head for the Cure Houston 5K
September 13, 2014
Pearland Town Center
11200 Broadway St.
Pearland, TX 77584

October 2014

 
Fifth Annual Clays for Cara  
A sporting clays tournament, dinner, live music and live and silent auctions to raise money for brain cancer research
October 4, 2014
Kerrville, TX

Highlights

  • Together in Hope

    Together in Hope is a conference for brain tumor cancer patients and their families that occurs every two years.

    This year's event was held on August 9-11, 2013. The next conference will be in 2015, stay tuned for more information!

  • Together in Hope
    The 2013 Together in Hope conference updated brain tumor patients and their families on the newest research on  causes and treatment of brain tumors, as well as strategies for dealing with issues faced by brain tumor patients, their loved ones and their caregivers.
  • Together in Hope

    Check-in at the 2013 Together in Hope Conference held in August. The next conference will be in 2015. 

  • HFTC

    The inaugural Head for the Cure Houston race off to a great start! 

  • HFTC

    Kenneth Aldape, M.D., Chas Haynes of SNO/CERN, Mark Gilbert, M.D., and Terri Armstrong, Ph.D, at the inaugural Head for the Cure Houston race on Sunday, October 13, 2013. 

  • HFTC

    Kristin Odom of MD Anderson/BTTC/CERN with Matt Anthony, Founder of Head for the Cure.

  • HFTC

    Dr. Alfred Yung, Department Chair of Neuro-Oncology at MD Anderson with Dr. Suyun Huang, Department of Neurosurgery-Research volunteering at Head for the Cure Houston 2013. 


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