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Children's Tumor Foundation

  • Annette Bakker, Children's Tumor Foundation

The Children’s Tumor Foundation is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization dedicated to funding and driving innovative research that will result in effective treatments for the millions of people worldwide living with neurofibromatosis (NF), a term for three distinct disorders: NF1, NF2, and schwannomatosis. NF causes tumors to grow on nerves throughout the body and may lead to blindness, deafness, bone abnormalities, disfigurement, learning disabilities, disabling pain, and cancer. NF affects 1 in every 3,000 births across all populations equally. There is no cure yet – but the Children’s Tumor Foundation mission of driving research, expanding knowledge, and advancing care for the NF community fosters our vision of one day ending NF. For more information, please visit www.ctf.org.

  • Date:Monday, February 11
  • Time:1:45 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Room:Herald/Soho
  • Location:7th Floor
  • Session Type:Company Presentation
  • Submission ID:23461
  • Company Presentation - Presentation Type:Advocacy/Non-Profit/Other
  • Goal for Presentation:Present the Children's Tumor Foundation and assess opportunities
  • Company Website:www.ctf.org
  • Company HQ City:New York
  • Company HQ State:New York
  • Company HQ Country:United States
  • CEO/Top Company Official:Annette Bakker
  • Year Founded:1978
  • Main Therapeutic Focus:Orphan/Rare Diseases
Speakers
Annette Bakker
Children's Tumor Foundation
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