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 2015

On May 4 – 5, 2015, more than 200 advocates from 38 states brought their voices to Congress for Head to the Hill 2015

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From the Blog

  • August 27, 2015

    Killing Cancer: VICE Special Available for Free Viewing This Week

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    Early spring was a very exciting time for brain tumor and cancer research, as two major TV events lit up television sets across the U.S., bringing much needed attention to the cause and offering a glimpse at the hope that is on the ho

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  • August 25, 2015

    Brain Tumor Groups Come Together for New Imaging Effort

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    When an athlete injures their knee, ankle, shoulder, etc. they will often need to go for an “MRI” to determine the extent of the damage done to the affected area. And in most cases the MRI will be able to diagnose the issues with

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  • August 20, 2015

    President Carter’s Diagnosis – Explaining Secondary (Metastatic) Brain Cancer

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    Former President Jimmy Carter announced earlier today that he has been diagnosed with melanoma, the most serious form of skin cancer, which has spread to his brain. What does this mean? Is this the same as brain cancer? If not, what

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