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

  • December 2, 2016

    A Night of Unity – National Brain Tumor Society’s 2016 Gray Gala

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    From across the country, individuals impacted by brain tumors came together at Boston, Massachusetts’ Seaport World Trade Center to honor the remarkable achievements of brain tum

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  • December 1, 2016

    Guest Blog: Your Precious Love – Remembering Patrick

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    Editor’s note: In this season of giving and remembrance, Lisa O’Leary shares the story of her love, Patrick, and sends a message of love and support to the caregivers and family members of those with brain tumors.  When it comes to

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  • November 22, 2016

    An Open Letter to President-Elect Donald J. Trump

    National Brain Tumor Society is a nonpartisan organization. Our 501(c)(3) charity/nonprofit status requires it – and our mission to find better treatments and, ultimately, a cure for brain tumors, demands it. Because, no matter which political party controls the White House and/or Congress, brain tumor patients do not have the luxury of waiting to engage […]

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