• Janet Ledford

    Monday, November 14th, 2016
    Patient Q. How was your meningioma discovered? A. My husband and I noticed the protruding of my right eye. I went to my internist who referred me to my...
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  • Deb Gronostalski

    Monday, November 14th, 2016
    Patient Q. How was your meningioma discovered? A. I was out of work on short-term disability in March/April 2003. I was having a difficult time walking by the end...
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  • Liz Holzemer

    Monday, November 14th, 2016
    Patient, Founder of Meningioma Mommas Q. How was your meningioma discovered? A. My meningioma was discovered after a frustrating journey of trying to find an explanation for my alarming...
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  • Janet Chavez

    Monday, November 14th, 2016
    Patient Q. How was your meningioma discovered? A. A very bad headache sent me to the ER. First a Lumbar Puncture to rule out a stroke then a CT...
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  • Nancy Waring

    Monday, November 14th, 2016
    Patient Q. How was your meningioma discovered? A. At a friend’s insistence, I went to see my primary care doctor about a large hard bump in the middle of...
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  • Peggy Flannigan

    Monday, November 14th, 2016
    Patient Q. How was your meningioma discovered? A. I was always a busy person. I had been working toward my Ph.D. for several years and the end was in...
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  • Ron Douglas

    Monday, November 14th, 2016
    Caregiver Q. How did you become a caregiver? A. My wife was diagnosed with a meningioma, so after 20 years of marriage, it was time to honor the “in...
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  • Sandy Kaufman

    Monday, November 14th, 2016
    Patient Q. How was your meningioma discovered? A. I started to experience hearing loss in my left ear in late 2004. By February 2005 I had an occasional ringing....
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  • Meningioma Research

    Monday, November 14th, 2016
    For nearly 10 years, the Brain Science Foundation has driven research into the causes, treatment, and understanding of meningioma tumors. In fact, the foundation launched to fill the need...
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  • Nancy Conn-Levin

    Monday, November 14th, 2016
    Patient Q. How was your meningioma discovered? A. My meningioma was discovered during diagnostic testing, which was suggested following visual changes I experienced from the tumor. The MRI scan...
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  • Meningioma Awareness Day

    Monday, November 14th, 2016
    Meningioma Awareness Day brings together physicians and other health providers, researchers, meningioma patients and their families for mutual learning about the latest research into the causes, detection, and treatment...
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  • Taking Care & Taking Charge – 2015

    Thursday, November 19th, 2015
    Through the generosity of the Daniel E. Ponton Fund for the Neurosciences at Brigham & Women’s Hospital, the Brain Science Foundation is pleased to present an all new patient...
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  • BSF Golf & Tennis Classic 2015

    Monday, September 21st, 2015
    BSF Golf & Tennis Classic raises important funds for groundbreaking clinical trial “Tee It Up for Brain Tumor Research: the Brain Science Foundation Golf & Tennis Classic” was a...
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  • Funding Innovation

    Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
    Priscilla Brastianos, MD, won her first ever research grant from the BSF in 2011. Since then, Dr. Brastianos’ work has grown, garnering additional support for her research. In 2015,...
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