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Cristian Rivera Board Members Darlene Rodriguez and Andy Epstein to Support CBTP Summer Research

Mark M. Souweidane, MD and NBC anchor Darlene Rodriguez

The board members will contribute $5,000 each to the “summer sprint” in the CBTP lab

New Clinical Trial for Pulsatile Tinnitus

Dr. Athos Patsalides will conduct a clinical trial for tinnitus

The Weill Cornell Institutional Review Board (IRB) has approved a new clinical trial for pulsatile tinnitus. The trial, to be conducted by Dr. Athos Patsalides, will enroll patients with pulsatile tinnitus whose symptoms are caused by venous sinus stenosis. This clinical trial will evaluate the safety and efficacy of venous sinus stenting in patients with pulsatile tinnitus and significant venous sinus stenosis.

Children’s Brain Tumor Project Plans “Summer Sprint” As Supporters Step Up

Children's Brain Tumor Project

With grants and gifts from families and foundations, the CBTP will fill the lab with an impressive array of medical students and fellows conducting research at an amazing pace.

Samuel Jeffers Foundation Funds Summer Medical Student Fellow for Thalamic Gliomas

The Samuel Jeffers Childhood Cancer Foundation will fund a summer fellow for thalamic glioma research.

The Samuel Jeffers Childhood Cancer Foundation has donated $5,000 to the Children’s Brain Tumor Project (CBTP) to fund a dedicated summer fellow for thalamic glioma research. The fellow will focus on assembling a thalamic glioma tissue repository here at Weill Cornell to provide researchers with tumor samples to study.

Medical Student Christopher Marnell Wins Summer NREF Fellowship

Weill Cornell Medical Student Christopher Marnell

The first-year med student will work with Dr. Souweidane on his clinical trial using CED against DIPG