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Dr. Michelle Fortier was awarded .2 million to examine the effectiveness of a web-based pain and symptom management tool for children receiving primarily outpatient cancer treatment.
Doctors had been focusing the chemo on the lungs instead of the brain, and it was the brain tumor — which looked like a partially-inflated balloon filled with water — that caused the seizure. At the end of September 2015, Fred had surgery to remove the brain tumor.