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Join us at Head to the Hill — our signature advocacy event held every May.

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Head to the Hill is NBTS’s signature advocacy event. This event takes place twice each year: in the spring during Brain Tumor Awareness Month in May and in the fall.

Head to the Hill – Spring (In Person)

On May 8-9, 2023, participants return to Capitol Hill to share their story and advocate for the federal government to make strategic investments in brain tumor research and address other critical issues affecting the brain tumor community.

Head to the Hill Quick Facts


Attended Head to the Hill 2022 in the spring

47 states

Represented at Head to the Hill 2022


Secured in Congress to support the Stop the Wait Act after Head to the Hill 2022

Head to the Hill – Fall (Virtual)

On September 27, Head to the Hill in the fall gives advocates the opportunity to meet virtually with their local representatives and discuss the needs of the brain tumor community. These online meetings allow for effective, meaningful interactions with your members of Congress and their staff.

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