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

  • May 27, 2016

    10 Things You Need to Know About the New Cellphone Study

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    Why there is little cause for heightened alarm based on these new results On Friday, May 27th, results from a highly anticipated, $25 million study conducted by the US National Toxicology Program hit the headlines and reignited th

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  • May 26, 2016

    Brain Tumor Research Highlights: May 2016

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    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 to better treatments and ultimately a cure. And

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  • May 24, 2016

    Guest Blog: How My Brain Finds New Solutions

    Life can change so quickly. I was only 24 years old in 1998 working in the U.S. Congress with plans for law school. But, the unexpected emerged when I was diagnosed with a brain tumor. Shocked and shattered, I entered a new world. Necessity can become a powerful teacher. I conducted research that helped me […]

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