Who We Are

Empowering Brain Cancer Research Through Tissue Donation

Gift from a Child’s Strategic Partnerships:

Centers of Excellence

Centers of Excellence are regional sites for coordination, processing and storage of donated tissue. The centers work as a collaborative and example of best practice in family and patient care..

Ann & Robert H. Lurie
Children’s Hospital of Chicago

Dr. Angela Waanders

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Dr. Jane Minturn &
Dr. Mateusz Koptyra

Children’s National Hospital

Dr. Javad Nazarian

Stanford University Medical Center

Dr. Michelle Monje

New York Presbyterian
Hospital-Weill
Cornell Medicine

Dr. Mark Souweidane and
Dr. Jeffrey Greenfield

Children’s Brain Tumor Tissue Consortium (CBTTC)

CBTTC Operations at
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Dr. Jane Minturn & Dr. Mateusz Koptyra

The following families and foundations participated in the launch of Gift from a Child

The Family of Nick Baratelle

The Family of Lejla Mae Bekric

The Family of Emily Gould

The Family of Michael Gustafson

The Family of Andrew Haggenmiller

The Family of Jennifer Lynn Kranz

The Family of John McNicholas

The Family of Gabriella Miller

The Family of Charlie Poole

The Family of Julian Gabriel Roque

The Family of Heather Ann Serafin

The Family of Gracie Skuches

The Family of Wylie Strotbeck

The Family of McKenna Wetzel

The Family of Molly Worner