The Game On Glio Podcast
Teaser - Ep7 with guest Dr. Erica Sirrine

Teaser - Ep7 with guest Dr. Erica Sirrine

October 25, 2021

Full episode released on 10/28/2021

Ep 6: ”Finding Life and Love Through Brain Cancer” –with Guest Jenny Williams

Ep 6: ”Finding Life and Love Through Brain Cancer” –with Guest Jenny Williams

September 30, 2021

We all know the difficult trials that come with being diagnosed with brain cancer. But imagine starting the journey with one parent battling the same disease and the other passing away suddenly....

After 13 years living with brain cancer, Jenny Williams is a beacon of hope for others and has a brave message she shares with all who will listen.

 

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Teaser - Ep6 with Brain Cancer Thriver Jenny Williams

Teaser - Ep6 with Brain Cancer Thriver Jenny Williams

September 27, 2021

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Ep 5:  ”There‘s No End of Remembering” –with Guest Matt Anthony

Ep 5: ”There‘s No End of Remembering” –with Guest Matt Anthony

August 26, 2021

Matt Anthony is Head For The Cure Founder and Board President. His journey with the foundation started when his brother Chris was diagnosed with GBM 19 years ago. Upon his passing, he and Matt made a promise to each other--"To keep the fight going." Matt kept that promise and then some.

 

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Teaser - Ep5 with Matt Anthony of Head For The Cure Foundation

Teaser - Ep5 with Matt Anthony of Head For The Cure Foundation

August 20, 2021

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Ep 4: “One Woman’s Journey as a Caregiver & Widow, & the Joyful Surprise in Her Journey Today!”

Ep 4: “One Woman’s Journey as a Caregiver & Widow, & the Joyful Surprise in Her Journey Today!”

July 29, 2021

Our guest this month, Katie Schwartzmeyer-Stearns, shares her amazing story and love with her late husband Jesse, who passed away from GBM  at the age of 42. Remarried, she tells of the extraordinary miracle, with the support of her husband John, that keeps Jesse's memory alive today.

Teaser - Ep4 with Katie SchwartzMeyer Sterns

Teaser - Ep4 with Katie SchwartzMeyer Sterns

July 19, 2021

In Episode 4 of Game On Glio podcast our host Shannon Traphagen interviews caregiver Katie SchwartzMeyer Sterns.

Ep 3: “We are in the trenches with you”–with Guest Dr. Priya Kumthekar

Ep 3: “We are in the trenches with you”–with Guest Dr. Priya Kumthekar

June 24, 2021

An early clinical trial found that a spherical nucleic acid drug developed at Northwestern kills tumor cells in people with the fatal brain cancer glioblastoma. This is the first time a nanotherapeutic has been shown to cross the blood-brain barrier and cause cell death. Lead investigator Priya Kumthekar, MD, explains the results of the study, what's next, and why clinical trials are so vital in finding ways to combat brain cancer.

Ep 2:  Rare Cancer, Eternal Hope–with Guest DJ Stewart

Ep 2: Rare Cancer, Eternal Hope–with Guest DJ Stewart

May 27, 2021

Patient and GBM thriver DJ Stewart shares his motto on having GBM, his recent achievement, and future hopes.

 

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Ep 1: Glioblastoma Changed Our Lives–With Guest Dr. John Boockvar

Ep 1: Glioblastoma Changed Our Lives–With Guest Dr. John Boockvar

April 29, 2021
Dr. Boockvar is Vice-Chair Department of Neurosurgery & Director Brain Tumor and Pituitary/Neuroendocrine Center at Lenox Hill Hospital/Northwell Health in New York City. He is also an Investigator for Laboratory for Brain Tumor Biology at the Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research.
He is internationally known for his surgical expertise and for providing patients with safe, effective, and minimally invasive treatment for brain tumors, skull base disorders, and disorders of the spine.
He is currently featured as one of four doctors in the 2020 hit docuseries “Lenox Hill”  Season 1 on Netflix.
 

 

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