The diagnosis of a brain tumor is life-changing and treatment can cause multiple life long side effects —
many of which are rare and difficult to manage.

From the purchase of a lifesaving medical device to developing and producing tools to help with care management; the Raymond A. Wood Foundation (RAWF) helps survivors thrive through creating connections to innovation and information that can improve life after survival.

Blood Analyzers Provided to Pediatric Brain Tumor Patients


We have provided 7 handheld blood analyzers to pediatric brain tumor patients with diabetes insipidus with more available for patients in need.

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Join Us for the Pituitary Brain Tumor Day at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

This one-day program is targeted to families who care for a child with a pituitary brain tumor. The program will offer interactive topics to improve the care and understanding of the pituitary brain tumor and its effects. There will be opportunity to ask questions to experts and to gain from the experience of many other families.

Topics include general overview of the pituitary gland, hypothalamic obesity, steroid management, growth hormone therapy, neurodevelopment, and hormone replacement specific to the males and females. Register now »

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In 2016, brain tumors became the leading cause of cancer-related death among children and adolescents — a sign that this diagnosis is on the rise. And those young warriors who survive need a chance to thrive. You can help us brighten futures and improve quality of life.