Advance Research

Advance Research

We are working to drive research to better treatments, and ultimately a cure, as quickly as possible

From basic science to clinical trial designs, the National Brain Tumor Society partners with the world’s leaders in research, public policy, and clinical care to advance the understanding of brain tumors, expand the availability of new treatments, and drive the discovery of a cure. With targeted programs for both adult and pediatric brain tumors, as well as other strategic initiatives to improve access and approvals of newfound discoveries, we drive bold, innovative programs to ensure a brighter future.

Integrated Initiatives

Integrated Initiatives

Uniquely poised to drive change and progress throughout the drug discovery and development pipeline, our initiatives and programs further knowledge and deliver results to our community.

Our funding strategy

Our Funding Strategy

Driven by the needs of this community, we have funded more than $30 million dollars of promising and innovative research for both adults and pediatric brain tumors.

Research funding opportunities

Funding Opportunities

Our innovative funding models are designed to support rigorous scientific investigation and drive progress toward treatments and the discovery of a cure.


From the Blog

  • May 20, 2015

    this is … a brain tumor documentary unfolding in real time

    Emory Josh and Jenna HR_-18

    Jennifer Keenan Giliberto’s photography captures life’s moments in an emotionally resonant way that transports the viewers into the narrative of each photo. Her meticulous eye is able to find and rec

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  • May 20, 2015

    Brain Tumor Awareness on NPR!

    Radiomic2

    To celebrate the final two weeks of Brain Tumor Awareness Month 2015, the National Brain Tumor Society has teamed up with WAMU 88.5 FM – the National Public Radio (NPR) affiliate of the Washington, D.C. and Greater Capitol region – to

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  • May 18, 2015

    Inaugural Grey Soirée Raises More Than $1 Million For Brain Tumor Research

    Funds from exclusive gala event at historic Hickory Hill will support the National Brain Tumor Society’s efforts to find better treatments and cures for brain tumors National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS), the largest nonprofit dedicated to the brain tumor community in the United States, today announced that the inaugural Grey Soirée gala event raised more […]

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