We are thrilled to announce that our executive director, Mary Hesdorffer, was selected as the recipient of the Gabriella Graham Patient Advocacy Award. This award honors individuals who have dedicated significant time and effort to help patients obtain the best care possible; have increased awareness and provided education of the disease to health care providers; […]
The Meso Foundation announced today that at the end of this month, Dr. Lee Krug’s term on the Board of Directors (BOD) of the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation will end. Dr. Krug joined the Foundation’s board in 2011, after several years serving on the organization’s Science Advisory Board (SAB). Dr. Krug led the organization as […]
On Tuesday, November 1, the Meso Foundation held a Meet the Mesothelioma Experts session with Marjorie Zauderer, MD, of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC).
During the call, Dr. Zauderer discussed her work as a medical oncologist at MSKCC in an interview with Mary Hesdorffer, the Meso Foundation’s executive director and expert nurse practitioner.
Dr. Zauderer specializes […]
On Friday, October 7, the Meso Foundation and the mesothelioma community will gather for the last time in 2016 for a one-day conference in Chicago, Illinois. Following conferences in Houston and San Francisco, the Meso Foundation’s 2016 International Symposium on Malignant Mesothelioma will conclude with its final stop in Chicago.
The conference in Chicago will be […]
The Meso Foundation recently hosted a Meet the Mesothelioma Experts session with Dr. Raphael Bueno, the chief of thoracic surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, MA. He was interviewed by Mary Hesdorffer, the Meso Foundation’s executive director and nurse practitioner, and discussed his work and the future of his mesothelioma program.
When asked about […]