Upcoming Events



A Gala For Hope

Date: Friday, October 9, 2015
Location: Baltimore Museum of Art
Event: A Gala For Hope
Time: 7-11pm


Join us for an extraordinary event, for an even greater cause!
Silent + Live Auction • Formal Dinner • String Quartet Performance • Private Museum Tour • Valet Parking • Photo Booths + Caricature Artist • Whiskey Tasting • Door Prizes • Academy Award Nominated Actor Demián Bichir
All proceeds go to Mission:BRAIN Bridging Resources & Advancing International Neurosurgery

Email info@museumgala.com with any questions about this gala

Mary Lamb's Crab Feast

Date: Saturday, August 15, 2015
Location: Edgewater, MD
Event: Mary Lamb's Crab Feast
Time: 5-10pm

Join our team for fun music, karaoke, great friends, delicious steamed crabs and more!
All proceeds go to Mission:BRAIN for Bridging Resources & Advancing International Neurosurgery

RSVP to Mary at 410-991-9610 or shelbyllamb@aol.com

Valentine's Auction for Dr. Q's Quest

Date: Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Location: Ruth's Chris Steakhouse, Pier 5, Baltimore
Event: Valentine's Auction for Dr. Q's Quest
Time: 7-9pm


Bring your Valentine to a delicious dinner event for a GREAT cause!
Silent and live auction items!
All proceeds go to Dr. Q's lab for brain cancer research.

Email Michael at michael.raymond.lopez@gmail.com with any questions or if you'd like to become a sponsor!

Mary Lamb's Bull and Shrimp Feast

Date: January 17, 2015
Location: Annapolis Elks Lodge #622, 2 Pythian Drive, Edgewater Maryland, 21037
Event: Bull and Shrimp Feast
Time: 6-10pm

Come help us raise money for brain cancer research while enjoying delicious pit beef, steamed shrimp, and live music on January 17, 2015. All proceeds will benefit the research of Dr. Alfredo Quinones and team Q in our quest for a cure. We look forward to seeing you there!


Contact Mary Lamb at 410-991-9610 or shelbyllamb@aol.com for more information!


Date: Saturday, August 16, 2014
Location: Edgewater, MD
Event: Mary Lamb's Crab Feast
Time: 5-10pm

Join our team for fun music, great friends, delicious crabs and more!
Silent auction items!
All proceeds go to Dr Q's lab for brain cancer research.

RSVP to Mary at 410-991-9610 or shelbyllamb@aol.com

Annual Baltimore Marathon: Q's Quest

Date: October 18th, 2014
Location: Conway and Light Streets (Start Line)
Event: Baltimore Running Festival
Time: 9:45 AM

Please join us in the Baltimore Running Festival. I hope you join me by running in honor of my patients and everyone else who is suffering from a brain tumor. Inside all of us is hope!

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Recent Events



John Petrovick Memorial 5K

Date: April 27th, 2014
Location: Patterson Park, Baltimore, MD
Event: John Petrovick Memorial 5K Family Fun Run/Walk and 100-Yard Kids' Dash
Time: 9:30 AM

The John Petrovick 5K Family Fun Run/Walk and 100-Yard Kids' Dash will be held on Sunday, April 27th, 2014 at Patterson Park, Baltimore, MD. John was an inspiring young man and law student who passed away after a battle with brain cancer. He was a model of strength and provided inspiration to all of us, coining our token phrase "Inside All of Us is Hope." Join our team, John's family and friends, and all those who John has inspired as we come together to celebrate his life and raise funds for our research to find a cure for this disease. Volunteers are also needed throughout the day and you can register at the link provided.

Register to Race and Volunteer

Mary Lamb’s Bull and Shrimp Feast Festival January 12th

Date: Saturday, January 12, 2013
Time: From 6:30PM to 12AM
Where: Annapolis Elks Lodge #622
Address: 2517 Solomons Island Road
Edgewater Maryland, 21037
Tickets: 35$ / Person or Tables of 8 for $240.00
RSVP: Mary Lamb at shelbyllamb@aol.com
or 410-991-9610

View Mary Lamb's Fundraising Page

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2012 Pituitary Patient Luncheon

Date: September 29, 2012

Learn more and register here

Shop 'Til You Drop

Date: November 16th, 2012
Location: Parish Center at Cathedral of Mary Our Queen
5200 N. Charles St. Baltimore MD 21210
Event: Fundraiser for Brain Cancer
Hosted By: Chris and Bernadette
Time: 6PM to 9PM

Batting for Brains

Date: Saturday, July 14, 2012
What: Orioles vs Detroit Tigers
Time: 7:05 PM
Organizer: Mary Lamb
Lower Reserve: $15
Upper Reserve: $13
Purchase code: BRAIN

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Mike Miller Memorial

Date: Saturday, June 23, 2012
Location: Columbus Garden on Bel Air Road
Time: 2PM - 6PM

In memory of Mike Miller, his family is inviting you to their fundraiser for Dr Q's research on brain tumors.

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Baltimore 10 Milers

Date: June 16th, 2012
Event: 10 mile Race
Location: Druid Hill Lake Park
Time: 7:30 AM
This fifth running will feature the same scenic, challenging, yet fun course the starts and finishes at Druid Hill Lake Park near the Maryland Zoo. The course will travel along the North side of town to Lake Montebello and return to Druid Hill for the post race festivities that are SECOND TO NONE for this size race.



Fifth Annual Q's Quest Patient Luncheon

Date: Saturday, May 5, 2012
Location: Johns Hopkins Mount Washington Conference Center
Event: Patient, scientists, doctors and neurosurgeon gather for presentations and lunch.
Time: 10 AM to 12:30
RSVP: croger36@jhmi.edu or 410-614-0765

Learn exciting research being conducted in Dr Quinones' laboratory. Listen to some inspiring stories from brain tumor patients. And have lunch with other patients, scientists, doctors and neurosurgeons.

Download invitation letter

2nd USA Science and Engineetring Festival

Date: April 28th, 2012
Event: 2nd USA Science and Engineering Festival
Location: the Walter E Washington Convention Center, DC
Time: 10 AM on Saturday

The Book Fair merges excellent written works from best-selling authors with the actual hands-on science of the Festival. Thirty-six Featured Authors will discuss their books covering a full range of science, math, engineering and technology topics for students grades K-12.


Brain night Lecture

Date: April 11, 2012
Event: Dr Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa: "Catch me if you can"
Location: Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Time: 5 PM
RSVP: bsmith13@jhmi.edu or 410-955-4504

Studying brain tumor migration from the operating room to the laboratory

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Harvey Cushing Lecture

Date: April 10th, 2012
Location: Turner Auditorium, Johns Hopkins Hospital
Time: 4 pm

Introduction: Dr Henry Brem
"The Privilege of Healing": Dr Benjamin Carson
Additional Remarks: Dr Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa

RSVP: (410) 516-6234.

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Pictures of the event !

Cherry Blossom Race

Date: April 1st, 2012
Event: 10 Mile Race
Location: Washington Monument Grounds; Washington, DC
Time: 7:30 AM

Dear team,

Congratulations!!! We finished the race! 10 miles !! All went well. Thanks to all of those who participated and those who came to support us.
Together we will find a cure one day

- Q

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Pictures of the race

17th Annual Immigrant Achievement Award

Date: March 29th, 2012
Time: 6 PM

This year marks the 17th Annual Washington, DC Immigrant Achievement Awards. Dr Q will be one of four immigrants to be honored for his contribution to our nation with his innovative and entrepreneurial accomplishments.


Book Signing Event at Bayview

Picture (Left to Right): Ali bydon, M.D.; Henry Brem, M.D. (Hopkins, Neurosurgery chairman); Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa, M.D.; David Hellmann, M.D. (Hopkins, Medicine Chairman); Richard G. Bennett, M.D. (Bayview Hospital President)

On February 22, 2012 - Dr Q spent two hours meeting and signing books of inspired readers.

January 14, 2012 - Mary Lamb’s Bull and Shrimp Feast
Edgewater, MD

Mary Lamb's annual Bull and Shrimp Feast will be taking place this January! She has done lots of fundraising for Dr. Q's research, and this year is sure to be yet another success.

The fundraiser will be held at the Annapolis Elks Lodge #622 in Edgewater, MD.

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