About the Summit
This is a new portion of CureFest!
Friday – Saturday:
This summit will bring experts in the field of pediatric neuro-oncology and many opportunities for anyone wanting to learn more about the #1 disease-related killer of our children: Brain Cancer!
The BrainStorm Summit
Friday – Saturday, September 23-24, 2022
National Press Club & JW Marriott, Washington, DC
A CureFest Affiliated Event
Our Keynote Speaker
Norman E. “Ned” Sharpless, M.D., served as Director of the National Cancer Institute (NCI) for 5 years from 2017 to 2022. He also served as Acting Commissioner for Food and Drugs at the US FDA for seven months in 2019, before returning to the NCI Directorship. Prior to his work in the US government, Dr. Sharpless served as the Director of the Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of North Carolina (UNC).
Day 01 -September 23rd
Day 02 – September 24th
Sponsors & Partners
We are so grateful for the financial support of our sponsors and the hours of time they have devoted to bring the vision for this summit to life!