Emily Jones

 

Emily, a PhD student at Oxford University, was studying for a master’s degree at Exeter College in 2011 when she started to feel unwell.  It was a year later when she was finally diagnosed with a malignant ependymoma brain tumour, having taken matters into her own hands and financed a private consultation that she could ill afford. Her journey of diagnosis and treatment, which has included extensive radiotherapy, has demonstrated some disparities in approaches to treatments in the UK for her condition. Read Emily’s story…


Let's Connect
Register now for Wear A Hat Day
Make a donation here
We aim to fund brain tumour research in the same way as leukaemia, breast and other cancers - will you help us?