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.

Take action now

TAKE ACTION NOW

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

Head to the Hill 2015

Head to the Hill 2015

Join us May 4 – 5, 2015 on Capitol Hill as we bring the fight against brain tumors to Washington, D.C.

Advocate tools and training

Advocacy tools

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

From the Blog

  • March 3, 2015

    Committed to Discovery: A Researcher’s Tale

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    Dr. Mariano Viapiano was a talented, young researcher. He had a promising idea for a potential new treatment for brain cancer. But what we didn’t have was funding to do the necessary studies to make the idea a reality that would benefit patients.

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  • February 12, 2015

    Video Blog: Advocate on Behalf of the Brain Tumor Community at Head to the Hill 2015

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    Over the years, the National Brain Tumor Society reports on the actions of our advocates and how important they are to making vital changes in brain tumor policy and research. But have you ever read

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  • February 9, 2015

    Precision Medicine, Adaptive Clinical Trials, and Defeat GBM

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    President Barack Obama sent waves through the national news media when he announced during his 2015 State of the Union Address that he would be launching a “precision medicine” initiative. “O

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