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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 2018

On May 6 – 8 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

  • 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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