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Build Me Up: Glioblastoma Caregiver Gets National Platform (Q&A) – News & Blog

Corie Yutkin is a member of the NBTS Board of Directors, a long-time advocate, and a dedicated supporter of our vision to conquer and cure brain tumors – once and for all.

Corie became involved with NBTS following her husband, Michael’s, glioblastoma diagnosis. Corie and Michael began participating in the Orange County Brain Tumor Walk (now known as the Southern CA Brain Tumor Walk); eventually helped lead the event’s volunteer planning committee and have raised more than $100,000 over their team’s seven-years of participation; joined our CEO, David Arons, in Washington, D.C. for the Biden Cancer Moonshot Summit in 2016; and have participated for a number of years at Head to the Hill.

Michael, Corie, and their two daughters

Unfortunately, Michael passed away in August of 2018. Yet, Corie has gone on living life with Michael’s mantra of a “Glass Half Full.” She’s…

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