Join The Fight

Join the Fight

Together, we are stronger than this disease

Learn how you can take action and get involved with the National Brain Tumor Society. Your participation and support is vital to our mission, and will make a difference in the lives of all those affected. Join us in the fight today.

Brain Tumor Awareness Month

Share Your Story

Your story matters, and can affect change. Share your story today.

Find or Start an Event

Find or Start an Event

You can make a difference in the fight against brain tumors by participating in our walks, races, and rides across the country or hosting your own community event.

Lend your voice

Lend your voice

The critical needs of the brain tumor community must be heard. Learn how to educate your elected officials and policymakers.

Make a gift

Make a gift

Support promising research initiatives to improve the lives of the nearly 700,000 Americans living with brain tumors today, and advance the fight for a cure.

From the Blog

  • May 26, 2017

    Guest Blog: Navigating the Brain Tumor Journey as Part of a Community

    Nancy Cincotta is the Psychosocial Director, Camp Sunshine* at Sebago Lake. Regardless of where you are in life, a diagnosis of a brain tumor is daunting. You and your family may feel disconnected from the world you had previously been part of, an

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  • May 24, 2017

    It IS Brain Surgery: Part II – A Patient Perspective

    In Part I of this expert series on neurosurgery (brain surgery) we discussed the purpose of this series, and heard from a neurosurgeon about the basics of brain tumor surgery. Today, we hear from a patient that has experience how diffic

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  • May 19, 2017

    Closing In on a Prime Suspect: Scientific Evidence Mounts in the Search for Better Treatments for Kids with Brain Tumors

    A version of the following originally appeared on the St. Baldrick’s Foundation blog. Last September, during the annual commemoration of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month in the United States, National Brain Tumor Society tea

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