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February 2015

9th Annual Kempfer Neuroanatomy Seminar
This two-day continuing education course is aimed at nurses interested in the Central Nervous System (CNS). In addition to a unique hands-on workshop in the microsurgical laboratory, the seminar will feature lectures presented by experienced and published physicians and advanced practice nurses who specialize in neuroscience, neurosurgery, radiology, and neuro-oncology.
February 20-21, 2015
One Baylor Plaza - Kleeberg Auditorium
Houston, Texas

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March 2015

Curefest 2015
A music festival fundraiser that supports brain cancer research at MD Anderson Cancer Center.
March 28, 2015
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Humble Civic Arena 

April 2015


Run for the Rose 2015
Run for the Rose, a certified 5K, supports MD Anderson Cancer Center’s immunotherapy research, new drug development and clinical trials for patients with brain cancer.
April 12, 2015
8:00 a.m.
NRG Park
Houston, Texas


Together in Hope
A conference for brain tumor patients and their families.
April 24-26, 2015
Crowne Plaza Northwest Hotel
12801 Northwest Freeway
Houston, Texas

Mail or Online Registration $50
On-site Registration $75

Conference Program


  • 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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