Upcoming Events


Walk with us as we support the mission of HDSA to improve the lives of everyone with Huntington’s disease!

Saturday, October 21, 2017
9 a.m.

Join Our Team!

We’re not just walking. We’re Heartwalking. Our participation in Heart Walk promotes fun ways to be physically active and make healthier choices every day.

Saturday, October 21, 2017
8:30 a.m.

Eye cancer can make it feel like the world is closing in on you.
Just remember: you are not alone.

Host Speaker

Prithvi Mruthyunjaya, MD, MHS
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, Stanford University
Director of Ocular Oncology, Byers Eye Institute


Join us in California's sunny Silicon Valley, California for the 7th Annual EANA Patient Conference.

  • Hosted at Stanford University School of Medicine in collaboration with Byers Eye Institute
  • Speakers include top uveal melanoma experts including Prithvi Mruthyunjaya, MD (Stanford) and Bertil Damato, MD, PhD (UCSF)
  • Small group sessions and topical panels covering genetic testing, clinical trials and cancer treatment financial planning
  • Discounted hotel rooms at Hilton Garden Inn in Palo Alto, a short drive from Stanford’s campus
  • Bus transportation provided to all weekend events
  • Travel support and other financial grants available


With generous support from host hospital Stanford University and Dr. Prithvi Mruthyunjaya, EANA returns with a full program of Science, Support and Social events October 27-29, 2017.

Learn more at the OMF site:

Join us in California's sunny Silicon Valley, California for the 7th Annual EANA Patient Conference.
Join us in California's sunny Silicon Valley, California for the 7th Annual EANA Patient Conference.

October 27-29, 2017

Byers Eye Institute
Stanford University

2452 Watson Court
Palo Alto, CA 94303


Help the American Cancer Society save lives from breast cancer.

Saturday, October 28, 2017
8:30 a.m.

Arena Green Guadalupe River Trail

352 W St John St
San Jose, CA


When you Wage Hope at PurpleStride Silicon Valley 2017, the walk to end pancreatic cancer, you join a vibrant community of survivors, impacted families, loved ones, researchers and advocates committed to rewriting the future of this deadly disease. Your fundraising and participation directly funds efforts to help patients and families. Come out and stride with us!

Saturday, November 4, 2017
10 a.m.

A Community Talk: Exciting Advances in Lung Cancer

Ann Leung, MD
Professor of Radiology (Diagnostic Radiology)

Billy W. Loo, Jr., MD, PhD, DABR
Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology
(Thoracic Radiation Oncology)

Joseph Shrager, MD
Chief, Division of Thoracic Surgery
Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Heather Wakelee, MD
Professor of Medicine (Oncology)

Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death among both men and women, but there is reason to have hope. Several important advances in both detection and treatment have come about in recent years. Join Stanford Medicine doctors as they discuss the latest screening, diagnostic and treatment advancements.

Monday, November 6, 2017
6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Mitchell Community Center (El Palo Alto Room)

3700 Middlefield Road
Palo Alto, CA 94303

Free to attend

For questions, contact:
Ann E. Thomas 650-736-6555