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

  • March 24, 2017

    From the CEO’s Desk: Know Your Options – A New Resource for Brain Tumor Patients

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    The new NBTS Clinical Trial Finder will make it easier for brain tumor patients to find up-to-date information on clinical trials, enabling patients to better engage with medical research and make more

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  • March 10, 2017

    Meant to Live – Zachary William’s Story of Thriving Past Survival

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    Zachary William (off-stage, he’s Zachary Zortman) was a local artist and musician who had begun to focus on family and a career when the sudden diagnosi

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  • March 7, 2017

    2017 National Brain Tumor Society Legislative Agenda

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    To guide our advocacy efforts each year, the National Brain Tumor Society creates an annual “Legislative Agenda.” Our yearly Legislative Agenda* reflects the larger strategy and goals

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