Anthony is six years old and was diagnosed with diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG) in July 2015. Anthony has a large tumor on his brain stem which has led to other complications and has required surgery to alleviate these complications. At this time, there is no known cure or effective treatment for DIPG, but Anthony is taking part in a clinical trial consisting of chemo and radiation. Anthony is creative, enjoys writing and drawing, and is a fan of Minecraft and the Avengers. At the hospital where Anthony receives treatment, he is known as “Iron Man” by the nurses and doctors who care for him.