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We are the largest patient advocacy program in the U.S. committed to curing brain tumors.

Policy Agenda Become an Advocate

Powered by thousands of volunteer advocates, we ensure the brain tumor community’s needs are reflected in national medical research and health care policy decision making.

Policy Agenda

Through our policy agenda, we are advancing brain tumor research, facilitating the development of treatments, and fighting for a better quality of life for patients.

Become an Advocate

Your voice matters. You can help amplify the impact of the NBTS mission and urge policymakers to address the critical issues affecting the brain tumor community by becoming an advocate today.

338 Participants

attended Head to the Hill 2022, NBTS’s signature advocacy event

6,100+ Messages

were sent to Congress from brain tumor advocates in 2021

91 Advocates

from 33 states took part in 100+ meetings with legislators in August 2021

$3.25 Billion

in appropriations for programs that support brain tumor research over the past decade thanks to advocacy efforts

Head to the Hill

Head to the Hill is NBTS’s signature advocacy event. This annual event takes place in D.C. during Brain Tumor Awareness Month in May to empower the brain tumor community to advocate for change.

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