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Jackson Dundon's story


Jackson was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor at two years old. Now, he is healthy and thriving thanks to the experts at Children's National. Read his story.

About the Expert

Brian Rood

Brian Rood, MD Director, Clinical Neuro-Oncology
Medical Director, Brain Tumor Institute
Neuro-Oncologist
Oncologist

Roger Packer

Roger Packer, MD Senior Vice President, Center for Neuroscience and Behavioral Medicine
Director, Gilbert Neurofibromatosis Institute
Director, Brain Tumor Institute

Kensley's Story

Kensley smiling

Just before Christmas, Nkenge and Tanya took their 2-year-old daughter Kensley to the Emergency Department because she was complaining of stomach pain and they could feel a bulge in her abdomen. Kensley was diagnosed with rhabdomyosarcoma and continues to received treatment from Amy Hont, M.D., and the multidisciplinary team of surgeons, gynecologists and radiation oncologists at Children's National.

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