The Pacific Northwest Brain Tumor Alliance
“New Hope for Brain Cancer Patients”
In 2007 Greg Foltz M.D. along with others created the Pacific Northwest Brain Tumor Alliance. In a recent, exclusive interview that took place in the Everett Neurological Center at the Hartley Mansion, Greg shares with you his personal background and commitment for the treatment and research necessary to treat Brain Cancer. www.pnwbta.org
( For additional information on brain tumor treatments in the Everett community go to: www.providence.org.)
Greg Foltz M.D.
EDUCATIONAL and PERSONAL BACKGROUND
*Washington University School of Medicine.
*Univeristy of Washington Neurosurgery Program.
*Associate Professor of Neurology and Neurosurgery at the University of Iowa College of Medicine.
*Collaboration with Arnold Menezes MD, world authority on problems with the Cranio-Cervical Junction.
*Member of Seattle Neuroscience Specialists.
*Collaboration with LeRoy Hood MD PhD, Institute for Systems Biology, on NIH Funded research projects relating to Human Brain Genomics and Proteomics in the field of Brain Tumors.
*Principal Founder of Neurosurgery International – non-profit educational program for young neurosurgeons in developing countries.
FOR CONSULTATIONS PLEASE CALL: Phone 425 259 5121 or Fax 425 252 1322
Brain Tumor Treatment and Research: Personal Commitment (4:43)
Diagnosis “Brain Cancer” (2:10)
Brain Tumor Treatment in the Pacific Northwest (1:52)
The Pacific Northwest Brain Tumor Alliance (2:24)
The Importance of Clinical Trials (2:05)
James Tower Genomics Lab (2:46)
Goal of the Pacific Northwest Brain Tumor Alliance: Rapid translation of research to treatment (0:48)
The Pacific Northwest Brain Tumor Alliance: Integrated approach to patient care (2:19)
The Pacific Northwest Brain Tumor Alliance: Multidisciplinary clinic, clinical trials and patient care (10:19)
The Importance of Advocacy for Patients with Brain Cancer (3:29)
It Takes a Community to Fight Cancer (6:45)