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

  • June 22, 2017

    From the CEO’s Desk: Glioblastoma – Grappling With A Cancer That Breaks All The Rules

    A version of this op-ed first appeared this morning on the news site, STAT (statnews.com). STAT is a national publication focused on stories about health, medicine, and scientific discovery. Reports out of recent prestigious conferences and from major studies in the field, paint an optimistic picture of cancer care in America. A sampling of encouraging headlines include: […]

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  • June 1, 2017

    Thank you for being on our team – BTAM 2017

    Brain Tumor Awareness Month (BTAM) in 2017 was all about taking action together. To many in the brain tumor community, awareness isn’t the sole issue, it’s finding ways to connect raising the profile of this disease w

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  • May 29, 2017

    Brain Tumor Research Highlights: May 2017

    See April’s Brain Tumor Research Highlights, here. Over the years, NBTS has given more than $35 million to brain tumor research projects. We’re very proud of the impact this funding has made in advancing the neuro-oncology field

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