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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Advocacy tools

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

From the Blog

  • February 8, 2016

    Walk. Donate. Inspire.

    How attending NBTS events provides more than fundraising Dr. Anders Persson, PhD, has been involved in the neuro-oncolgy field since 2003. His work has been funded by NBTS and has been instrumental in the stud of gliomas. Did you wonder where his inspiration to carry on his work comes from? It was from interacting with members […]

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  • February 5, 2016

    Guest Blog: Victor Remains Faithful to His Own Fight

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    “I’m sorry, but we have found a 3cm pilocytic astrocytoma on Victor’s brain stem. We must immediately transfer him for brain surgery. Do you have a preference between Duke or Chapel Hill?” The wo

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  • February 4, 2016

    World Cancer Day 2016

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    February 4, 2016 is World Cancer Day, the global day of awareness that shines the light on one of the leading causes of death worldwide. Over the past week, we’ve talked about the strides that have been made in the brain tumor space toward new treatments

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