Look for Pat Sclafani holding the Thymoma sign. He's on the right near the end of the video!
Thymomahope.org is dedicated to spreading awareness about the Michelle Cadorette Fund for Malignant Thymoma Research, the only fund of its kind in the United States. Begun in 2001 at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts, the initiative has helped establish the Malignant Thymoma Tissue Bank to support the study of tissue samples and to research possible treatment methods. The fund now also supports genetic testing for research purposes. Read more
The hope is that this website will provide hope, encouragement and information to the patients and their families whose lives have been touched by this rare form of cancer. Your stories of hope would be greatly appreciated. They can be created as Word documents and e-mailed to email@example.com.
Massachusetts General Hospital has created a convenient way for making online donations to the Michelle Cadorette Fund for Malignant Thymoma Research. Click here to access the gift form. Select the amount and at "Designation" select "Other" at the bottom of the list. On the line below, enter “MGH Cadorette Fund for Thymoma Research." Complete the form and submit. Donations may be made under "Tribute Information" in honor of... or in memory of... and will appear on our donor page.
If you prefer to mail your donation, please make checks payable to "MGH Cadorette Fund for Thymoma Research" and send to: Development Office, Massachusetts General Hospital, 165 Cambridge Street, Suite 600, Boston, MA 02114-9731.
Last update: 5/22/2013
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