Ask Kate! is a new weekly YouTube series to answer your questions about neurofibromatosis! Kate Kelts, RN, BSN is the Patient Support Coordinator for the Children's Tumor Foundation, and each week she will answer questions submitted directly by viewers. If you have a question you'd like to see Kate answer, you can include it in the YouTube comments of the latest video, or email Kate at KKelts@ctf.org.
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The Children's Tumor Foundation is dedicated to our vision to End NF. In the spirit of our mission statement, to drive research, expand knowledge, and advance care for the NF Community, we are asking for your help. Our Patient Support Coordinator has created this brief survey, focused on finding out more about how CTF can better meet the education & support needs of our amazing NF family.
Going to a Colorado Rockies baseball game?
Whether you are planning to attend a Rockies game at home (at Coors Field in Denver) or on the road, you may be able to meet NF Champion Ian Desmond to express your gratitude for his support through awareness to the NF cause and personal donations for research to Children's Tumor Foundation!
Every August the Littlest Tumor Foundation hosts the NF Family Wellness Retreat in Clintonville, WI. This year, the retreat will take place from August 10-13 at the Imago Dei Village and is free of charge. The mission at the retreat is to strengthen the family unit, build compassion, and address NF manifestations through practicing a healthy lifestyle.
In May 2018, the NF community gathered in Atlanta, GA for a long weekend of patient engagement training, leadership training, research updates, and patient and family support. We asked two first-time attendees to reflect on their experience.