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  • Don’t be a Chicken

    Don’t be a Chicken

    In support of Brain Aneurysm Awareness Month (September), The Joe Niekro Foundation (JNF) encourages you to “Don’t be a Chicken.” Brave survivors of brain aneurysms/AVMs and hemorrhagic strokes will represent

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  • Minnesota Twins to Host Brain Aneurysm Awareness Day with JNF

    Minnesota Twins to Host B...

    In honor of Brain Aneurysm Awareness Month, The Minnesota Twins will pay tribute to one of baseball’s most renowned pitchers and former Minnesota Twins Knuckleballer, Joe Niekro by hosting Brain Aneurysm Awareness Day

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  • Dr. Lopes Joins JNF Medical Advisory Board

    Dr. Lopes Joins JNF Medic...

    The Joe Niekro Foundation is pleased to welcome Dr. Demetrius Lopes to our Medical Advisory Board. Demetrius Klee Lopes, MD is the Section Chief of Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery at Rush University Medical Center in

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  • JNF Welcomes Two New Advisory Members

    JNF Welcomes Two New Advi...

    The Joe Niekro Foundation is excited to announce our newest Medical Advisory Board Members, Dr. Peter Rasmussen of Cleveland Clinic and Dr. Aman Patel of Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Patel, MD is a

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