Watch the Recording from the NTRKers Pediatric Webinar: NTRK Gene Fusions: A Childhood Cancer Driver
On April 26, 2021, the NTRKers hosted a webinar (recording found here) focused on manifestations and key concerns of NTRK Gene Fusions in Pediatric cancer. The webinar was moderated by Jay Scott, Executive Director of Alex’s Lemonade Stand, and included the following clinical speakers:
-Dr. Alberto Pappo, Director, Solid Tumor Division, Co-Leader, Developmental Biology & Solid Tumor Program, St Jude Children’s Research Hospital
– Dr. Cornelis Van Tilburg, Senior Physician, Pediatric Oncology and Hematology, Hopp Children’s Cancer Center Heidelberg (KiTZ), Germany
– Dr. Steven Waguespack, Professor in the Department of Endocrine Neoplasia and Hormonal Disorders, MD Anderson Cancer Center
Members of the NTRKers Patient group, Susan, Leslie and Miranda, also shared their stories with NTRK gene fusion cancer.