Advocate For Change

Advocate for policy

Fighting for more resources and new public policies to improve quality of life for all those affected

Ensuring better patient access to essential health care is critical to the needs of our community. Working alongside regulators and policymakers, we believe education is key to improving the lives of all those affected by brain tumors, and essential for change.

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TAKE ACTION NOW

Let your voice be heard – join us and take action on critical issues affecting the brain tumor community today.

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Head to the Hill 2017

On May 8 – 9 2017, more than 300 advocates from 39 states will bring their voices to Washington DC to speak for the brain tumor community.

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Advocacy tools

Become more informed about key public policy issues and learn how to educate your elected officials.

From the Blog

  • July 26, 2017

    Guest Blog: Not Your Average “Joe” – Connecting with Your Members of Congress

    Rich Paisner is a 12-year astrocytoma survivor and a Massachusetts brain tumor advocate. Rich lives in Newton, MA with his wife and three daughters. “Hi, I’m Joe. I’m so happy to be here.” After a series of calls and emails, those were t

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  • July 24, 2017

    Brain Tumor Research Highlights: July 2017

    Note: In June, our 2017 Defeat GBM Research Collaborative Progress Report replaced our regular, standard monthly “Brain Tumor Research Highlights” blog. To see April’s Brain Tumor Research Highlights, click here. Over

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  • July 18, 2017

    [INFOGRAPHIC] Defeat GBM By The Numbers

    At the end of June, we published our 2017 Defeat GBM Research Collaborative Progress Report. Accompanying this comprehensive report on the impact of this flagship research program, were a blog recapping the cumu

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