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From the Blog
October 10, 2014
Advocating for Childhood Cancer Cures
National Brain Tumor Society is driven to create change for the more than 4,000 children and their families who will receive the terrible diagnosis of a pediatric brain tumor this year. In addition to our funded initiatives, we also are committed to working with the greater pediatric cancer community to help advance research toward new […]Read more |
October 9, 2014
National Brain Tumor Society 2014 Summit Reviews Systemic Change Happening in Brain Cancer Research & Development, Honors Community Leaders
National Brain Tumor Society, the largest nonprofit dedicated to the brain tumor community in the United States, hosted its 2014 Summit and Annual Meeting in Cambridge, MA, on October 1-2. The yearly event brought together a cross-section of the brain tumor community, including neuro-oncologists, medical academics, biotechnology and pharmaceutical executives, representatives from the National Institutes […]Read more |
October 8, 2014
Pediatric Community Chat Recap
National Brain Tumor Society held its second Community Video Chat on September 23, 2014, focused on the topic Pediatric Brain Tumors: Resources and Research. Our Chat line-up of experts spoke about pediatric brain tumor research, pediatric clinical trial participation, treatments, and addressing childhood brain tumors as a parent. Carrie Treadwell, National Brain Tumor Society’s Chief […]Read more |