Entries by Jenny Mosier

#Give2DefeatDIPG Initiative for #GivingTuesday Raises Over $100,000 for DIPG Research

We are thrilled to announce that the Defeat DIPG Network raised OVER $100,000 with our #Give2DefeatDIPG initiative for #GivingTuesday on November 29, 2016!  Due to the generosity of many supporters, we more than doubled our initial #Giving Tuesday goal of raising over $50,000 for childhood brain cancer research! All funds raised will be used to fund research for a cure […]

Executive Director Jenny Mosier Participates In Scientific Peer Review of Cancer Research Applications To Help Determine $50 Million in Research Funding by the Department of Defense

Cancer advocate Jenny R. Mosier recently participated in the evaluation of research applications submitted to the Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program (PRCRP) sponsored by the Department of Defense. Ms. Mosier, Executive Director of Michael Mosier Defeat DIPG™ Foundation, was nominated for participation in the program by the National Brain Tumor Society. As a consumer reviewer, […]

“Helping Families Facing the Unimaginable,” from the Make-A-Wish Wish Nation blog, by Jenny R. Mosier

Executive Director Jenny R. Mosier was honored to be featured as a guest writer on the Make-A-Wish Foundation’s Wish Nation blog.  Check out her piece, “Helping Families Facing the Unimaginable,” at THIS LINK.  Michael Mosier Defeat DIPG Foundation is pleased to work together with Make-A-Wish Foundation, whose mission is to grant a wish to every child facing […]

Michael Mosier Defeat DIPG Foundation Statement on RACE for Children Act

CONGRESS TAKES ACTION ON #1 CAUSE OF DISEASE DEATH FOR KIDS: CHILDHOOD CANCER The RACE for Children Act gives children fighting cancer access to promising treatments. Bethesda, MD – Michael Mosier Defeat DIPG Foundation applauds the introduction by Senator Michael Bennet (D-CO), Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL), Representative Michael McCaul (R-TX), Representative G.K. Butterfield (D-NC-01), Representative Chris […]

Executive Director Jenny Mosier Speaks at FDA Meeting on DIPG

On June 29, 2016, Michael Mosier Defeat DIPG Foundation Executive Director Jenny Mosier gave a statement at a U.S. Food and Drug Administration public hearing on DIPG, before the the Pediatric Subcommittee of the Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee.  She was grateful to attend as a National Brain Tumor Society volunteer and on behalf of Michael Mosier Defeat DIPG Foundation. “I respectfully urge the […]

Maryland Lt. Governor Rutherford Welcomes Michael Mosier Defeat DIPG Foundation to State House in Annapolis for First-Ever DIPG Awareness Day

  For the first time in Maryland’s history, Governor Larry Hogan established May 17, 2016, as Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG) Awareness Day, to help raise public awareness of this deadly childhood cancer.  Michael Mosier Defeat DIPG Foundation was pleased to visit the Maryland State House in Annapolis on May 17, to receive the official […]

Michael Mosier Defeat DIPG Foundation Expanding Across the Map to Find a Cure for DIPG Childhood Brain Tumors

Michael Mosier Defeat DIPG Foundation, a nonprofit whose mission is finding a cure for DIPG (diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma), announced today that it is expanding from its headquarters in Maryland across the United States. The Foundation will now operate in Texas as Connor Man Defeat DIPG Foundation and in Washington as Avery Huffman Defeat DIPG […]