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 2016

On May 2 – 3, 2016, more than 285 advocates from 39 states are bringing 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

  • August 25, 2016

    August Brain Tumor Research Highlights

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    SEE THE JULY BRAIN TUMOR RESEARCH HIGHLIGHTS HERE. Over the years, NBTS has given more than $32 million to brain tumor research projects. We’re very proud of the impact this funding has made in advancing the neuro-oncology field closer

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  • August 22, 2016

    Liquid Biopsies for Brain Tumors: Can We Improve Diagnosis, Treatment Decisions, and Research All Via One Advancement?

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    New research, supported by the Defeat GBM Research Collaborative, is paving the way for new advances in the diagnosis, monitoring, treatment planning, and research of brain tumors – both primary and metastatic. Dr. Ingo

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  • July 29, 2016

    From The CEO’s Desk: New Expertise But Same Passion Will Help Drive Our Mission Forward

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    Earlier this week, the National Brain Tumor Society announced the addition of three new members to our national Board of Directors. Each new member brings an exciting and diverse range of knowledge a

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