The Emily Whitehead Foundation is proud to announce the establishment of the Nicole Gularte Fight for Cures Embassador Award, a research grant created to recognize and support the work of young researchers in the field of cellular-based pediatric cancer treatments.
Watch: Tom and Emily Whitehead join an episode of The Doctors to discuss CAR T-cell therapy.
Today, Emily is 9 years cancer free!
Save the date! The second chapter of our Emily Whitehead Foundation Believe Ball will take place virtually on Thursday, September 16, 2021.
Emily Whitehead Foundation Funds CHOP Study of Neuropsychological Outcomes of Pediatric CAR T-Cell Therapy
We are incredibly proud to share that the Emily Whitehead Foundation will be funding a brand new research study at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)!
Thank you for 6 years of support for our mission to Activate The Cure for Childhood Cancer!
In a year that has been defined by uncertainty, the one thing we are absolutely certain of is how thankful we are for you!
We are thrilled to share that the Emily Whitehead Foundation has contributed to the publication of the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC) clinical practice guideline on immune effector cell-related adverse events.
In a recent article published to The New England Journal of Medicine, Penn Medicine's Dr. Carl June and Dr. David Fajgenbaum provide an in-depth summary of cytokine storms — known to us as a side effect of CAR-T cell therapy, and now being observed in severe cases of COVID-19.
Praying For Emily: The Faith, Science, and Miracles That Saved Our Daughter is available now.
We are thrilled to share that the Emily Whitehead Foundation has contributed $125,000 in research funding to the 2020 Stand Up To Cancer Phillip A. Sharp Innovation and Collaboration Awards.
On Friday, July 10 we held our 6th Annual Tee Off for T-Cells Charity Golf Tournament. Overall, this year's event raised a total over $28,000!