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  • Living with Brain Tumors Educational Event, May 19

    Join us on May 19, 2018, for Living with Brain Tumors, our annual educational event for adult brain tumor patients and their loved ones. Read the agenda for this year’s topics and speakers.

    To register or learn more, please email paige_tobie@dfci.harvard.edu.



  • What are the signs of a brain tumor? Dana-Farber's Eudocia Quant Lee, MD, shares common symptoms to look out for, and explains how tumors may affect the brain in different ways.

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    Becoming a Patient

    As a new Dana-Farber patient, find answers to questions about your first visit: what to bring, how to find us, where to park, and how to prepare.

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    How Our Neuro-Oncology (Brain Tumor) Patients Rate Dana-Farber

    Take a look at our patient satisfaction survey results for our patients treated for brain tumors.
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    Support Services and Amenities

    We offer a wide range of services, from financial planning to creative arts to spiritual counsel, to support our patients through their cancer experiences.

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    The Eleanor and Maxwell Blum Patient and Family Resource Center

    The Blum Resource Center provides patients and family members with a comfortable environment to learn more about disease treatment and management.

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    Living with a Brain Tumor: A Guide for Patients and Families

    Living with a Brain Tumor: A Guide for Patients and Families was created to help brain tumor patients and their families understand what to expect after diagnosis, and includes information about resources and support programs.

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