One-in-a-million people are living with EHE worldwide.

Our mission is to find treatments and a cure for this rare cancer by advancing research and driving collaboration between patients, researchers, and clinicians.

We envision a world where Epithelioid Hemangioendothelioma (EHE) is easily diagnosed and treatable. Join our dedicated community by subscribing to our emails.

EHE Biobank

Patients Powering Research for EHE

Patients are the key to finding new treatments for EHE! Researchers need tumor tissue and fluid from EHE patients to understand disease progression and speed the development of new drugs and therapies.

EHE Global Patient Registry

Patients Powering Research for EHE

The EHE Global Patient Registry empowers people with Epithelioid Hemangioendothelioma (EHE) to join together to improve our understanding of this ultra-rare sarcoma. We need every EHE patient to join this critical tool used to support researchers searching for treatments and a cure for EHE.

Consensus Paper on EHE Management

The Consensus Paper is a powerful, EHE-specific resource for patients, caregivers, and medical professionals that answers critical questions regarding diagnosis and treatment. Patients are encouraged to read it to better understand EHE and facilitate more informed discussions and decision-making with medical teams.

Patient Services

Whether you are newly diagnosed or have been living with EHE for a while, you are not alone. The EHE Community is stronger together and includes patients, their families and friends, and the many specialists working tirelessly to find treatments and a cure.

Visit Patient Services for resources, education, and support for patients and their caregivers.

Latest EHE News, Events and Research

Shakedown for Steve raised $20k for EHE research!

“Shakedown for Steve” Gives $20,000 in Memory of Steve Walsh, Jr.

By The EHE Foundation | March 4, 2024

What started as a GoFundMe page to help Steve Walsh with EHE-related medical expenses turned into a memorial as he lost his 10-month battle with EHE on September 22, 2023. From the Southside of Chicago, Steve is remembered for his love of life, sports, and the people closest to him. His sister, Jessica shared, “On […]

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The Pledge (Q4 2023)

The Pledge: Edition 35, Q4 – October-December, 2023

By The EHE Foundation | February 6, 2024

Publication of The Pledge quarterly newsletter is led by the EHE Rare Cancer Charity (UK). EHE patient advocacy groups from around the globe. provide content including research news, patient and fundraising stories, and much more! Click here to view the most recent edition of our online EHE newsletter, The Pledge.

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EHE Community Connections

Science Saturday: Patient-Powered Research

By The EHE Foundation | January 31, 2024

Join The EHE Foundation’s Director of Research, Denise Robinson, as she explains the power of patients to advance research into EHE. What is patient-powered research, why does it matter, and how can you contribute? Join us to learn what’s happening in EHE research and the pivotal role you play in advancing our understanding of this […]

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IK-930 Orphan Drug Designation

IK-930 Receives Orphan Drug Designation for EHE

By The EHE Foundation | January 10, 2024

Ikena Oncology has shared that on December 14th, 2023, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted Orphan Drug Designation to IK-930 for the treatment of epithelioid hemangioendothelioma (EHE). We are excited about this designation following initial positive data from the IK-930 Phase I clinical trial published in Ikena’s November 9th press release. What does this […]

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Giving Tuesday 2023 Raises over $160k for EHE Research

By The EHE Foundation | December 15, 2023

Thank you! Together, we raised more than $160,000 to fund critically needed research into epithelioid hemangioendothelioma (EHE). Rare cancers, like EHE, lack sufficient governmental and pharmaceutical funding sources available for more common cancers. Your donations support our work to level the playing field. A special thanks to: Thank you for joining us in our fight […]

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2023 EHE Foundation Research Grant Awards

2023 EHE Foundation Research Grant Awards Announcement

By The EHE Foundation | December 12, 2023

The EHE Foundation awards research grants to advance our mission to find treatments and a cure for EHE. With the guidance of our Research Committee, Advisory Board, and expert reviewers, we are pleased to announce the research grants awarded in 2023:   Ajaybabu Pobbati, PhD, Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute Harnessing FDA-approved drugs to gain mechanistic […]

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EHE community donations expand grant.

Planting Seeds for Future Developments: EHEF Research Grant Grows

By The EHE Foundation | June 14, 2024

The EHE Foundation invests in novel EHE research yearly through its EHE Research Grants Program. The program officially began in 2021, with only a few applicants interested in EHE research. Today, 10 applicants have submitted proposals in our 2024 grants cycle.  Along the way, we have had the good fortune to meet and collaborate with […]

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Ikena Oncology's IK-930 Trial Discontinued

Ikena Oncology IK-930 Update

By The EHE Foundation | June 7, 2024

On May 28, 2024, Ikena Oncology announced they are discontinuing the development of IK-930. We share your frustration and disappointment and understand the devastating impact felt by patients. Following this announcement, we met with Ikena to impress upon them the urgency and importance that patients deriving benefits from IK-930 continue to have access to the […]

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EHE Mental Health Awareness

Navigating the Mental Health Challenges of an EHE Diagnosis and Treatment

By The EHE Foundation | May 30, 2024

A cancer diagnosis can be one of the most daunting experiences in life, not just physically, but mentally and emotionally as well. The journey through diagnosis, treatment, and everything in between often feels like a roller coaster, filled with uncertainty, fear, and a range of intense emotions. It’s important to acknowledge these challenges and find […]

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