Our Events

Events

Join us for a Walk, Ride or Freeze

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.

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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.

Summit

Scientific Summit

The National Brain Tumor Scientific Summit begins with a highly interactive day, bringing together renowned leaders from all aspects of the brain tumor field to engage in robust, problem-solving dialog. Together we will address the critical challenges and opportunities for advancing brain tumor research, share progress, explore emerging opportunities and challenges, and build strong and diverse partnerships to fast-track new discoveries toward treatments and a cure.

Lend your voice

Head to the Hill

Each year, we encourage advocates from all 50 states to attend Head to the Hill, so that each and every state is represented and so all Members of Congress can meet with and learn about the issues that face the brain tumor community. In 2017, 38 states and the District of Columbia were represented at Head to the Hill. Please Save the Date for next year’s Head to the Hill, which will take place on May 7 & 8, 2018 in Washington, DC.

Make a gift

National Gray Gala

The Gray Gala is National Brain Tumor Society’s premier event of 2018, and will serve as an important time to celebrate all the terrific progress being made in brain tumor research and drug development, honor leaders in the field and community, and raise much needed awareness for this cause.

From the Blog

  • August 2, 2018

    Public Policy and Brain Tumor Advocacy Updates From July 2018

    Below are highlights of news and developments in the brain tumor advocacy and public policy, compiled by NBTS Research & Advocacy Manager, Kacey Troy Ribnik: Funding Medical Research: Appropriations for the NIH and the STAR Act NIH Appropria

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  • July 24, 2018

    NBTS at the NH Motor Speedway: Matt Tifft Hosts Brain Tumor Survivors

    This past Saturday, the National Brain Tumor Society hit the New Hampshire Motor Speedway to watch Matt Tifft race in the NASCAR Xfinity Series. Over the past two years, Matt has been a vocal brain tumor advocate, using his own survival story to

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  • July 11, 2018

    Top Five Blogs: April – June 2018

    The second quarter of 2018 was a very busy, particularly because of an active and impactful Brain Tumor Awareness Month this year coupled with big events like Head to the Hill and our first-ever Congressional Briefing. Below is a re

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