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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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Head to the Hill 2017

On May 8 – 9 2017, more than 300 advocates from 39 states will bring their voices to Washington DC to speak for the brain tumor community.

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

From the Blog

  • December 4, 2017

    Brain Tumors in the Spotlight on NFL Sunday

    By most accounts and measures, football – particularly the National Football League (NFL) – has overtaken baseball as America’s most popular and beloved sport. On average, more than 16 MILLION households in

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  • November 13, 2017

    Beating the Odds Thanks to Research Funding: Greg’s Story

    After an otherwise-healthy and vibrant 24-year old newlywed was diagnosed with an aggressive brain tumor and given just two-to-three years to live, a new clinical trial – based on NBTS-funded research – pro

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  • November 7, 2017

    Guest Blog: The Powerful Platform Offered by National Brain Tumor Society

                        “It is very unlikely that you will not have a recurrence,” my neuro-oncologist said softly, leaning in to fold his hands together, interlocking his fingers, “but you

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