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Painted Shoes for Brain Tumor Survivors

For Reno teenager Olivia Tillis, painting shoes is more than just a hobby – it is a way to honor her mother’s memory, while also giving back to the brain tumor community. Olivia’s mother, Rosie Tillis, was diagnosed with glioblastoma in 2017 and passed away almost two years later.

Patient Stories, Philanthrophy
When I First Found Out I Had Cancer, by Susan Sandler
More than four years after a diagnosis of glioblastoma (GBM), Susan Sandler shares her experience of living with the challenges of brain cancer.
Patient Stories
Will Pearce with his wife Elysia, and family dog Chase
Nearly two years after surgery to remove an astrocytoma, Will Pearce finds strength in family, faith in the future, and a love for a life he didn’t expect.
Patient Care, Patient Stories