Ependymoma Awareness Day

June 4, 2012 -- Jing Wu, MD, PhD, of the UNC Neuro-oncology program, successfully lobbied NC Governor Bev Perdue to declare April 19 Ependymoma Awareness Day.

Per Dr. Wu, "“Ependymoma is a rare type of primary brain or spinal cord tumor that affects both children and adults."

See the news article on the UNC Cancer Care site.