Michael Mosier Defeat DIPG Foundation and The ChadTough Foundation have partnered to fund more than $3.3 million in Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG) research grants. Their first round of grants was announced in 2017 and included a research grant awarded to Dr. David Ashley, the Director of the Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center at […]
About Chrissie Wywrot
Chrissie Wywrot is a Marketing Strategist and LinkedIn Specialist honored to serve as the Director of Communications for the ChadTough Foundation. She lives in Ann Arbor with her husband, Tom, and three children. Learn more about her at chrissiewywrot.com.
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When it comes to diseases considered “rare” by the medical community, family foundations are pivotal in driving research dollars. Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG) is a prime example of this. While DIPG is “rare” — approximately 200-400 children in the US alone are diagnosed annually — the lack of options for those diagnosed is unacceptable. […]